Religion is the main source of the world's conflicts

January 17, 2015, 7:38 pm

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The debate "Religion is the main source of the world's conflicts" was started by mdavis1309 on January 17, 2015, 7:38 pm. 26 people are on the agree side of this discussion, while 18 people are on the disagree side. That might be enough to see the common perception. It looks like most of the people in this community are on the agreeing side of this statement.

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mdavis1309, SpiritofDeath, cocky_queen, kennediharris515, amwright, Ornes, true_debate_life, strawberryfieldsforever, Mriduljain, Seraph, Sosocratese, akshay58165 and 14 visitors agree.
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Even wars where religion is stated as the cause are usually fighting over land, resources, or something else. Religion is used to justify a lot of things, but there are usually more pragmatic explanations.

4 years, 5 months ago

7 weeks war, Franco-prussian warning, both world wars, Napoleonic wars etc. These were all started because of non religious reasons.

4 years, 5 months ago
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