Re: Religion bashing

Anders Sandberg (
22 Oct 1999 17:49:26 +0200

Brian D Williams <> writes:

> The first thing religions started doing after they were invented is
> to start bashing science, a process that continues to the present
> day.

Huh? Not that I like to defend religions, but science is a much, much younger human activity than religion. And from time to time religion has been one of the strongest supporters of science and technology (remember the spread of engineering through the medieval monasteries).

Anders Sandberg                                      Towards Ascension!                  
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