Becoming a third world nation?
Do you think the US is becoming a third world nation as this article suggests http://www2.macleans.ca/2010/09/14/third-world-america/ Did the religious right play a major part in this happening Think rejection of science, inteligent design, religion supporting the republican party and corporatism.
Asked By: Carol R - 10/12/2010
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Yes, because were still living in 1950's Plesantville compared to the rest of the world, in business, industry and education. While the rest of the world, works and runs 24/7 in business and industry. Here in the USA were 9-5 Monday to Friday, and closed down for religion on Sundays... More
Answered By: Frau - 10/12/2010
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Probably, but it's not because of religion, it's because of unbridled greed.
Answered By: Vincent - 10/12/2010
From where I live I don't see it becoming a third world. And I don't think religion has anything to do with it unless its the fact that praying doesn't always help. You gotta get out there help.
Answered By: Angela - 10/12/2010
Certainly America is backward in a lot of areas. No, not third world but America has had its day.
Answered By: gods are imaginary - 10/12/2010
If Christians weren't wasting their productivity time arguing with atheists online, then we wouldn't be in this mess... More
Answered By: Scienterrific Atheist! xD - 10/12/2010
yes we are and no I believe the politicians and super rich are making it happen
Answered By: Gilbert Benware - 10/12/2010
the us cant beome a 3rd world nation because of the definition of the word 1st world = United Nations (US, England, Australia ect) 2nd word = Soviot Russia (Where eerything is backwards) 3rd worlds = Everybody else. poor countries by default
Answered By: I'm not T - 10/12/2010
yes we are and it is from the lack of Christian values. we as a nation don't want to take a hard line on any moral platform. it's a lot easier to say live and let live but unfortunately being pc is going to be the end of this great nation.
Answered By: soli deo gloria - 10/12/2010
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