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[–] CameraCode0 0 points 1 point (+1|-0) ago 

It was actually a really good article, except that it came to the exact wrong conclusion. It's like the exact antithesis of all of my values.

[–] TheSeer 0 points 2 points (+2|-0) ago  (edited ago)

"transforming Notre-Dame into a memorial to the generations of peasants who were exploited to fund it, and the heretics murdered by its client"

In medieval Europe, before being subverted, the Church provided education, medical treatment, food and clothing for the poor... I mean, if we are going to say that is exploitation, then what are taxes paid to modern governments? When you put it that way, oh!