Posted: Nov 20, 2018 7:38 am
by Thomas Eshuis
Another 'atheism caused the cold war atrocities and Christianity ended it' narrative:
the Gulag Archipelago stands in witness against you. Atheism is a negative claim about God's existence and it has been complicit in various totalitarian governmental repressions of basic human rights.

You must not have been very old during the cold war if you think Christianity didn't play a crucial part in tearing down the wall. Check back issues of Time magazine where Reagan and the Pope are shaking hands. Maybe checking out where Pope John Paul II came from and his connection with Welensa's solidarity movement might open your eyes to better understanding.