Sally Quinn: Atheists as Political Outcasts

sally_quinn In the Washington Post’s On Faith blog fora:

Can you imagine an atheist running for or even being considered for President? Even Rick Warren of the Saddleback Church, an open-minded and inclusive evangelical, told Larry King that he could not vote for an atheist.

The Democrats know that they have a large non-believing constituency and they also know that to not accept them is the height of hypocrisy. On the other hand they realize that to recognize them formally would be the kiss of death.

Sally Quinn: Atheists: The Last Political Outcasts – On Faith at washingtonpost.com

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