Ryan T. Cragun, an Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Tampa, has written before about how atheists are better at dying than the religious. He also attempted to calculate how much money religious tax exemptions cost us (His estimate: $71,000,000,000/year).
His latest book offers a guide to how we can finally defeat faith — or the power it has, anyway.
It’s called How to Defeat Religion in 10 Easy Steps: A Toolkit for Secular Activists (Pitchstone Publishing, 2015):
In the excerpt below, Cragun explains why we must stop subsidizing religion and instead deregulate it: