I post a lot of questions about atheism because I'm genuinely interested in their opinion. An atheist commented and said to the effect of "you really can't stop can you?" And called me a Christian troll.
So, I'm asking this question, who bashes who more, atheists or Christians?
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Christians are more ignorantly pushy, atheists are more arrogantly dismissive, but I wouldn't say one or the other is more in-your-face than the other. As an atheist, I find it very annoying to have Christianity the assumed standard. The default. That's changing, rapidly as far as cultural change goes, but it's still very much assumed that you're a Christian in most parts of the United States.
In my youth, I was much more militant and confrontational about atheism vs religion, but as I've grown older, I've realized confrontation is rarely the way to change people. I still find most religion harmful to society, and my reaction to people preaching to me is sortof like the reaction you'd probably have if someone started saying they believe in George the Invisible Flying Easter Bunny and you should too, but I don't get in their face about it in the same way.
Ultimately, I think atheists would be much more kind-hearted and willing to accept Christians if they weren't standing in the way of basically all social progress. If they weren't advocating bigotry and war. If they weren't openly denying scientific understanding.1