Religion and Violence Monthly

The youtube contributor “ConversationsWithA” has been postin regular wrap-ups of news about religious violence, blasphemy cases, religious bigotry and other unpleasant religious news, all under the title of “What religion has contributed to the world this month.” Here’s mid-January through mid-February:

On one hand, “ConversationsWithA” claims that his channel is intended “to promote a positive view of atheism.” This video clearly doesn’t do that as much as promote a negative view of religious conservatism.

On the other hand, it’s an antidote to shows like “Religion and Ethics Newsweekly,” which can be toothless.


    If religion equaled morality then the middle east would be like Disneyland……the happiest place on earth, and our prisons would be over flowing with atheists. Everyone knows about the middle east, and less than a percent of all American convicts self identify as atheists.

    • Yoav

      Saudi Arabia is actually a lot like Disneyland, a small group at the top making obscene amount of money and a thin veneer, enforced by fear of repercussion for any dissent, covering the fact that the rest of the subjects (employees) are treated as little more then slaves.

  • vasaroti

    Only made it to 3 minutes. Were any adult males victimized?