Examples of religious intolerance, in the
U.S., Canada, and the rest of the world
Quotation by Charles de Secondat: "Religious wars are not caused by the fact that there is more than one religion,
but by the spirit of intolerance... the spread of which can only be regarded as the total eclipse of human reason."
He is now primarily referred to as
Montesquieu (1689-1755). His full name
Charles-Louis de Secondat, Baron de La Brède et de Montesquieu.
A trailer for "Not in God's Name:"
The movie discusses religious terrorism and intolerance in India. Within its population of more than one billion, eight main religions coexist. In alphabetic order, they are: Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Jainism, Judaism, Sikhism, and Zoroastrianism. India is, in many ways, a microcosm of the entire world. What is dysfunctional there is also seen worldwide. What works there might well work in the rest of the world:
Introduction:What is religious
tolerance? Escalation of religious intolerance. Definition of "religious
intolerance." Forms of religious intolerance. A related form of intolerance.
What do religions teach? What does the Bible teach?