In the UK, the chairperson of the governing Conservative party has complained about “militant secularisation” taking hold of British society.

You can read about that in lots of places, including here.

This could be an example of value-laden argumentation, rather than evidence-based argumentation. For one thing, what is meant by the term “militant” in this context? And why would an opponent of secularisation use the term “militant” when making such a point?


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