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In this video about empathy, Jeremy Rifkin claims that our knowledge of mortality is a foundation of empathy. If that's true, doesn't religious belief in immortality,
that alleged second life in a secret magical place,
prevent believers from empathizing with humanity more than narrow in-groups?
In other words, isn't religious pandering to wish-fulfillment beyond harmless false "hope" and "co…
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