Fighting Fundamentalists vs. Fighting Fundamentalism

Fighting Fundamentalists vs. Fighting Fundamentalism November 12, 2015

fighting fundamentalists vs fighting fundamentalism

Dealing with an exploitative dictator by overthrowing that ruler and replacing them with oneself as dictator is fighting the dictator, but not dictatorship. Likewise, one can fight fundamentalists in a manner that is equally fundamentalist and so does not fight fundamentalism.

This was a comment I left on a recent blog post about diagnosing and treating unreformed fundamentalism. See also Libby Anne’s response to Allan Bevere’s post, in which she offers some interesting push-back on a number of points.

 


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