E. O. Wilson: I’m not an atheist but religion should be eliminated

Biologist E O Wilson says religion should be eliminated.(Ragesoss)
Renowned biologist E. O. Wilson has said we should eliminate religions for the sake of human progress, as they are „dragging us down“.

By Hannah Osborne|International Business Times

In an interview with New Scientist, Wilson was speaking about his latest book The Meaning of Human Existence, in which he questions religion, how humanity looks for common cause, our behaviour and our impact on the environment.

He said his next book, in which he plans to deal with where we are going as a species, looks at how we have been destroying Earth in a way that people have not fully realised „like the death of a thousand cuts“.

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