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TED: Kwame Anthony Appiah: Is religion good or bad? (This is a trick question) - Kwame Anthony Appiah (2014)

June 16th, 2014

Episode 24 of 840 episodes

Plenty of good things are done in the name of religion, and plenty of bad things too. But what is religion, exactly — is it good or bad, in and of itself? Philosopher Kwame Anthony Appiah offers a generous, surprising view.

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