Brainwashing children with religious nonsense - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Dean
    • 05.03.10 | 10:49 (IST)

    I suppose it would never occur to any "believer" to let the child grow up and make her own decision as to whether or not to believe in magic invisible friends. Of course all religions hunger for those innocent young minds..the undeveloped brain that can be fed full of their particular brand of nonsense. For example, half of all Americans believe the universe is less than 10,000 years old. The only way otherwise intelligent, modern people could believe such nonsense is if they were brainwashed as children into believing biblical fairy tales over reality. Let the child grow up and make her own choice about what to believe. Of course if parents did that, religion would die out in a few generations....

    from the article: Catholic father and Jewish mother battle over toddler's religion
    First published 04:27 05.03.10 | Last updated 05:32 05.03.10
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