Religious Indoctrination is Child Abuse

http://old.richarddawkins.net/articles/118

Religion and children – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

lacanlune put the following questions to me at Twitter. I haven’t got around to thinking about them yet, as I was caught up with all the Shunning in next post.

@MarieTherese39 /contd: and instals only prohibition not promise. There must be a space for difference, for a subjective set of beliefs.

@MarieTherese39 /contd: to mediate their parents + their own omnipotence.Un-mediated it’s the ‘obscene superego’, denies subjectivity..contd

@MarieTherese39 It’s abuse when nonmediated but children do need a set of principles and ideals to offer structure and boundaries… contd..

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