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With Children, When Does Religion Go Too Far?

Saturday 12 January 2013

Parents often turn to their church, mosque or synagogue to teach their children about morals and values, and to build self-esteem. And yet religions can be paternalistic and insular — indeed, some religious groups have even been accused of child labor and possible human rights abuses.

When does a religious upbringing cross the line from nurturing to oppressive?

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