Originally Posted by Taejin
Well, religion is hardly the only thing that can motivate or brainwash people. Fascists weren't motivated by religion, and that still didn't stop them doing what they did.
Who said religion is the only thing that can motivate or brainwash people?
In order to brainwash people, what you need is a dogma. A Marxist dogma, a fascist dogma... or any manifestation of the oldest, most powerful and most widespread kind of dogma humankind ever knew: religious dogma.