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Is Religion the cause of all wars!

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Is Religion the cause of all wars! Causes of Wars There are usually many causes for war to happen, these are: revenge (e.g. if a country has lost in battle to another country then they would want to take revenge and beat them), History (e.g. the two countries have had a past history of wars), political (e.g. the two governments have disagreements which lead to a war), ethnic cleansing (e.g. when a country wants to defeat another because of their religious differences, they want to remove people of a certain religion, they want to cleanse the land), anger (e.g. a country gets angry against the actions by another country), belief (this is better known as terrorism. Some people believe that what they believe is right and the beliefs of the other people are wrong. This might seem the case in terrorism, e.g. ...read more.

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All these wars are fought 'In the name of God', the almighty who in my view does not want people to go to war in his name, it is more of a sin then a religious act to purify an area but people still believe if they die in a war in the name of God that they will go to Heaven. But none of this is true in my view; I believe you go to heaven if you have led a healthy, beautiful life full of happiness for other, and not hatred like some people have. I don't think that God would want you to mass murder just for him. He is omnipotent and so if area needs ethnic cleansing then he shall do whatever he wants. I believe that greed causes wars, greed for fortune, fame and power. ...read more.

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They don't want anyone to think like an individual. So they impress you by the ideology that religion is the most important thing ever, and so you need to fight for this so that our religion is not destroyed and moves on several more decades, but really they just want the greed= power, fortune and fame. They want you to 'throw out the baby with the dirty bathwater'. And you have no idea the degree of control. Just being able to walk alone to think and be by yourself, is a freedom that will disappear under communitarianism. You have no idea what it is like to not be able to go anywhere you want, to always be controlled every minute of every day. They will promise a wonderful new age. Well all the above is what I sincerely believe: greed=power, fortune and fame. Can we really buy into what they are saying? Well, we know some people for sure can! ...read more.

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