Is it possible to have guiding principles without religion? Yes, it is.
Yes. There is a paradigm clash. It’s a tug of war between ideologies. Most people don’t recognize it because it’s been going on for so long. Learning to recognize and handle this conflict is a necessary skill in our modern world.
There’s a lot of confusion around ‘what’s what,’ regarding Witches, Wiccans, and Witchcraft. This should help clarify the confusion.