Morality is one of the greatest challenges for modernity.
Every benign religion, every religion that’s actually helping somebody sometimes could be functioning like a placebo. It could be totally barren of content and still useful in certain circumstances.
Secular fundamentalism is a play on words.
Religion does not teach grief, Harris says.
Converging on a common project in a non-divisive, something religion does infrequently.
Harris believes that certainty is a false goal.
Harris believes faith is healthy and necessary.
9/11 sparked Harris's interest in religion, and his journey to atheism.
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