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Christopher eric hitchens (13 april 1949 – 15 december 2011) was an anglo- american author, columnist, essayist, orator, religious and literary critic, social critic, and journalist hitchens was the author, co-author, editor or co-editor of over 30 books, including five collections of essays on culture, politics and literature hitchens said that organised religion is the main source of hatred in the. Similar authors to christopher hitchens richard dawkins god is not great: how religion poisons everything arguably: essays by christopher hitchens. By opinion by christopher hitchens july 18, 2007 the following essay is part of tuesday's world news webcast we want your response to.
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Christopher hitchens could only make the claim that religion poisons everything because everything poisonous gets identified as religion. This entry was posted in atheism atheists christopher hitchens people and tagged christopher hitchens essay religion is absurd on july 15,. By christopher hitchens four - a note on health, to which religion can be hazardous 17 at later lessons we would be given a printed slip of paper.