As has been repeatedly pointed out here, this blog is political, not religious … but sometimes the lessons from one can flow over to the other.
One can find material to learn from anywhere – in Buddhist works, even in gnostic writings, pagan, even in Islamic articles – you don’t have to buy a philosophy in order to see good points they might make along the way – even the left, in outlining their issues, often make good initial points, then get it all wrong in their solutions.
Plus they lie, deny, refuseto accept how they themselves are causing so many of the problems.
But it does help to have a core belief system to start at base level, e.g. not aborting full term babies.
If you are a dualist, like the pagans, satanists, illumined, then you believe that good and evil are two equal and opposed forces which must be balanced. A Christian says tosh, there is the way a machine is designed to be used and ‘evil’ is therefore trying to use it the wrong way, e.g. in buggery. One is an addition to human life, the other is a bringing down.
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