Some of this material might seem far from religion, but that is because we forget that religion is where our ultimate concerns meet quotidian life.

17 FOSSILIZATION — Fundamentalists can combine ignorance with a PhD.
18 FAILURES — Many of the churches’ proudest ‘accomplishments’ are failures of religion,
19 NEW AMERICAN 1/2 CENTURY — so our churches miss many opportunities to increase the general welfare.
20 BLOODY CENTURIES — The 20th century was our deadliest. Population 2100 = (7 ± 3.5) billion.