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    • Isak
    • 30.05.13 | 02:33 (IDT)

    I know for sure that there are many atheistic people among the Israeli population. I hope those can understand my reasoning. Religious critique is healthy! For me this picture makes me reflect over certain issues when it comes to religion. It may be circumcision in any or another form or it my be something else (depending on the individual interpretation). Is religion power? How is that power influencing peoples thoughts and actions, or how does it in general influence the state. For myself, as an atheist, I do not see any value in the tradition of circumcision. Circumcision should only happen if there are medical reasons for it. Is that antisemitic?

    from the article: Jewish groups slam Norwegian paper over gory circumcision cartoon
    First published 17:11 29.05.13 | Last updated 17:11 29.05.13
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