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Does Rush's "Tom Sawyer" promote an anti-religious view?

When Rush sings that "his mind is not for rent / To any God or government", they compare the mind to a place you can live in or use in exchange for some form of payment. What the "payment" would be is ...
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Does Rush's "Tom Sawyer" promote an anti-religious view?

Geddy Lee is explicitly, openly atheist and "Roll the Bones" (the bones referring to dice) is explicitly about rejecting the idea that a god or faith directs anything, so quite probably your answer is ...
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Does Rush's "Tom Sawyer" promote an anti-religious view?

Rush, especially drummer and lyric writer Neil Peart, was heavily influenced by Ayn Rand. Her philosophy of objectivism generally rejects both government and religion. It is much more focused on the ...
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