Jimmy Carter: religion is a cause of oppression against women.

Here’s a clip of Jimmy Carter flat out saying that religion is one of the causes of violence against women and of the suppression of equality for them.

But he fails to reach the conclusion that religion is bad.  Who is realizing the shortcomings of religion and trying to fix it?  Humans.  If our moral impulses are good enough to realize what’s wrong with religion, why do we need religion?

About JT Eberhard

When not defending the planet from inevitable apocalypse at the rotting hands of the undead, JT is a writer and public speaker about atheism, gay rights, and more. He spent two and a half years with the Secular Student Alliance as their first high school organizer. During that time he built the SSA’s high school program and oversaw the development of groups nationwide. JT is also the co-founder of the popular Skepticon conference and served as the events lead organizer during its first three years.


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