Godless: The Church of Liberalism

Godless: The Church of Liberalism

Ann Coulter

"If a martian landed in the US and got down to ensure the nation's reputable nation faith, he must finish it truly is liberalism, whereas Christianity and Judaism are prohibited by way of law.

Many american citizens are outraged by way of liberal hostility to conventional faith. yet as Ann Coulter finds during this, her so much explosive booklet but, to concentration completely at the Left's assaults on our Judeo-Christian culture is to overlook a bigger aspect: liberalism is a religion—a godless one.

And it really is now entrenched because the nation faith of this county.

Though liberalism rejects the assumption of God and reviles humans of religion, it bears the entire attributes of a faith. In Godless, Coulter throws open the doorways of the Church of Liberalism, displaying us its sacraments (abortion), its holy writ (Roe v. Wade), its martyrs (from Soviet undercover agent Alger Hiss to cop-killer Mumia Abu-Jamal), its clergy (public tuition teachers), its church buildings (government faculties, the place prayer is illegitimate yet condoms are free), its doctrine of infallibility (as appear within the "absolute ethical authority" of spokesmen from Cindy Sheehan to Max Cleland), and its cosmology (in which mankind is an inconsequential accident).

Then, after all, there is the liberal construction fable: Charles Darwin's conception of evolution.

For liberals, evolution is the touchstone that separates the enlightened from the benighted. yet Coulter smartly reverses the pretense that liberals are rationalists guided by way of the beliefs of loose inquiry and the medical strategy. She exposes the fundamental fact approximately Darwinian evolution that liberals refuse to confront: it is bogus science.

Writing with a willing appreciation for real technological know-how, Coulter finds that the so-called gaps within the thought of evolution are all there is—Darwinism is not anything yet a niche. After one hundred fifty years of committed looking out into the fossil list, evolution's proponents have failed completely to verify its claims. And a protracted line of meant proof, from the notorious Piltdown guy to the "evolving" peppered moths of britain, has been uncovered as hoaxes. nonetheless, liberals deal with those that query evolution as non secular heretics and limit scholars from listening to approximately actual technological know-how whilst it contradicts Darwinism. And those are the folk who say they wish to maintain religion out of the classroom?

Liberals' absolute devotion to Darwinism, Coulter exhibits, has not anything to do with evolution's medical validity and every thing to do with its refusal to confess the potential for God as a guiding strength. they'll brook no demanding situations to the legitimate religion.

Fearlessly confronting the excessive monks of the Church of Liberalism and ringing with Coulter's razor-sharp wit, Godless is an important and riveting e-book but from certainly one of modern day so much full of life and impassioned conservative voices.

"Liberals like to boast that they're no longer 'religious,' that is what one could anticipate to listen to from the state-sanctioned faith. in fact liberalism is a faith. It has its personal cosmology, its personal miracles, its personal ideals within the supernatural, its personal church buildings, its personal excessive clergymen, its personal saints, its personal overall worldview, and its personal clarification of the lifestyles of the universe. In different phrases, liberalism comprises all of the attributes of what's generally called 'religion.'" —From Godless

From the Hardcover edition.

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