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    • Mike
    • 15.02.11 | 22:15 (IST)

    Even when ignoring the political side of the issue, simply the idea of forcing faith on schoolchildren is incredibly wrong. Everyone should be free to believe what they want (if you believe Santa Claus exists, feel free to plan a visit to the North Pole), but to force whole classes to visit the tombs of characters in what one can certainly argue is something close to a fairytale, should be forbidden.

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