Keeping Perspective

Keeping perspective when one is comparing evils is important. This is especially true when one is comparing dangerous cults.

Scientology v. Islam
There’s Crazy An Then There’s Mad Dog Insane

Yes, Scientology and Islam are both dangerous cults and are both little more than organized crime organizations. But equating the evils of Scientology and Islam is like equating the Mafia with the drug cartels in Mexico or the khat-fueled savages in Somalia.

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