Black Spirituality Religion : US Taxpayers Lose over $71 Billion in Religious Tax Exemptions

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    "...In their new report, "How Secular Humanists (and Everyone Else) subsidize Religion in the US"., researchers Ryan T. Cragun, Stephanie Yeager reject the common assumption of churches as “charitable organizations” and instead classify them as primarily the purveyors of a kind of spiritual entertainment. “What we found,” they write, “suggests that religions, if they were required to pay taxes as for-profit corporations do, would not have nearly as much money or influence as they enjoy in America today.”..."

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