Lived Religion and Lived (In)Tolerance

  title={Lived Religion and Lived (In)Tolerance},
  author={Srdjan Sremac and R. Ruard Ganzevoort},
Once long ago G.K. Chesterton boldly declared: “Tolerance (or what he generally termed ‘impartiality’) is the virtue of the man without convictions.” In a similar manner he described modern tolerance as a tyranny (Chesterton 1908). Contemporary theorists use similar discourse in describing tolerance. Building on Marcuse’s notion of “repressive tolerance,” Žižek (2008) sees tolerance as an ideological category and “post-political ersatz.” Other theorists argue that our modern society has gone… 
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