Is religion the cause of most wars?

Religion is the main cause of wars, isn’t it? Some atheists certainly claim so. “Look at Israel/Palestine, Northern Ireland, ISIS, 9-11!” they say. In episode 34 of Short Answers, Andy Bannister asks whether it’s true or not and explores an alternative solution that could get to the real heart of the problem.

This video is used as part of the SU Scotland “Connect Groups Q&A” curriculum.


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