Religion is bad.  Fundamentalist religion is even worse, as contact with the outside world and reality is even more tenuous.  Education saved Carolyn Jessop’s life.  That is the power of education; to gain perspective, to think critically and learn facts about the world we inhabit.  Education is the antithesis of religion as enlightened people rarely fall victim to religion’s tattered stories and bogus wish-fulfillment.  This clip is just an excerpt, see the entire interview here.