Nepal Disaster and Tolerating Intolerance

I am absolutely staggered that people are using the disaster in Nepal to push their own brand of religion.

Check out @TonyMiano’s Tweet: https://twitter.com/TonyMiano/status/591971536870871041?s=09

How can one not be immediately concerned with the plight of the millions of humans living in the region? Irrespective of their belief system!

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/progressivesecularhumanist/2015/04/surprise-christians-exploit-tragedy-in-nepal-to-promote-jesus/

Brings to mind Karl Popper

If we extend unlimited tolerance even to those who are intolerant, if we are not prepared to defend a tolerant society against the onslaught of the intolerant, then the tolerant will be destroyed, and tolerance with them.

Foundation Beyond Belief is a charity to accept donations without the connection to a particular brand of religion.

https://foundationbeyondbelief.org/hdrdrive?link=24212

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