…you remember the story of how a frog will slowly be boiled to death because when it is first put in a pan, the water is room temperature, and then the heat is turned up and up..until…
Well, that’s how I view this.
First of all, what in the world is a pharmaceutical company giving grants got to do with religion??
Secondly, this so-called philanthropy is just another name for bribery….
…only it doesn’t *look* like bribery because it’s to give respite to ministers.
But that is exactly how the Dark Side works — it shows up in sheep’s clothing with a wolf underneath.
That is how Bill Gates gets his foot in the door — so that people will look the other way when faced with his unethical, immoral, soulless, underhanded dealings.
Same with the Clinton Foundation.
Pretty much all of the so-called philanthropy foundations. It isn’t philanthropy if you expect something in return. Which all of them do.
There’s no such thing as a free lunch.