Christopher Hitchens - Religion market

“Many religions now come before us with ingratiating smirks and outspread hands, like an unctuous merchant in a bazaar. They offer consolation and solidarity and uplift, competing as they do in a marketplace. But we have a right to remember how barbarically they behaved when they were strong and were making an offer that people could not refuse.” ~ Christopher Hitchens

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Comment by _Robert_ on March 26, 2015 at 5:03am

For some religion still comes to them as they look at the business end of an AK-47

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