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View Diary: More Republican demographic death spiral: 'No religion' a plurality among Americans 18-30 (145 comments)

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  •  You are the one who seems to be assuming (2+ / 0-)
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    kyril, historys mysteries

    that "no religion" = atheism.  That is not actually the case.  Most of those are just as you describe, people who are spiritual but not religious.  

    That said, people who identify as no religion are much more likely to vote Democratic than any Christians.  That doesn't mean when we celebrate the decline of organized religion that we denigrate all followers of a religion any more than when we celebrate the rise of latinos we do not denigrate whites.

    "It was believed afterward that the man was a lunatic, because there was no sense in what he said." "The War Prayer" by Mark Twain

    by Quanta on Sat Jun 29, 2013 at 12:58:27 AM PDT

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