Atheists Announce Public Campaign Against Catholics

Country: Spain

Date of incident: April 5, 2011

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Anti-Religion or humanism groups / Private



In a broadcasting interview by ELA radio, in Madrid, a group of people who identified themselves as “representatives of different atheist groups”, expressed openly that their goals are to “punish” the Catholic belief, and to “damage” the views of Catholics. They praised the burning of churches in 1936, and they expressed their intention to “welcome” the Pope “as he deserves”, during the announced visit to Madrid in the summer of 2011.

Listen to the full interview here: http://www.radioela.org/spip.php?article173    Source: http://www.hazteoir.org/alerta/37370-procesion-atea-en-jueves-santo-castigar-contemplaciones-catolicos
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