Thursday, May 05, 2005

What the Founders Really Thought

Mark Adams of Dispassionate Liberalism puts together some great quotes on religion from our oft-cited yet rarely quoted Founders that don't quite fit the "Judeo-Christian" meme of the lunatic Fundies. Here's a taste, from George Washington:

"If they are good workmen, they may be of Assia, [sic] Africa, or Europe. They may be Mahometans, [Muslims] Jews, or Christian of any Sect - or they may be Atheists ..."

Check it out; it's great ammunition.


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