Why do most atheists vote Democrat?

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  • 2 months ago
    Best answer

    People who strongly identify with atheism are leftist because that is a standard leftist trope. All communists and most leftists are atheists.

  • James
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    I suppose the same reason most people vote Democrat, Republicans.

  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    Because democrats are not picky about the American voters they represent.

  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    Atheism and being a liberal are two signs of superior intellect. If you have an atheist, there is a good chance of that person being a democrat, and vice versa.

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  • David
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    Because the Republican party has basically merged with Evangelical Christianity. This effort was started in the late 70's with people like Jerry Falwell leading the way and they have only become more entrenched since then.

  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    Have any evidence for that?

    Why do people who claim to be evangelical "Christians" support a pathological liar. They seem to be fine with Trump's pathological lying, spreading conspiracy theories, misogyny, making racist comments and dehumanizing others.

  • 2 months ago

    In no small part due to the Gross Old Pervert party also being the party of evangelical fascism.

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  • John
    Lv 6
    2 months ago

    Because they put their complete faith in government. They believe government will save them, government will redeem them, and government will lead them through life without the burdens of personal accountability.

    • Mercuri
      Lv 7
      2 months agoReport

      I will NEVER understand why people try to discredit atheism by giving it the same qualities as theism. Completely baffles me.

  • 2 months ago

    Because both Atheists and Democrats tend to be knowledgeable and informed?

  • 2 months ago

    democrats pander to the minority and since atheists are in the minority they are abused by the left.

  • pmt853
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    I have no idea. Do you have any evidence that your premise is true?

    • Tengu Bakemono
      Lv 6
      2 months agoReport

      Any atheist that i have met during my life, have always voted democrat. I just want to know if anyone else has noticed this?

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