Taking Kids to Church Violates Their Human Rights, Says UN

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Image credit:¬†Spirit-Fire/Flickr/Creative Commons Asking children to attend Christian assemblies undermines their human rights, according to a United Nations committee. A highly controversial new report by the U.N. Committee on the Rights of the Child expresses “concern” that pupils in the U.K. are legally required to take part in a daily act of collective worship, which is “wholly or mainly of a broadly Christian character.” Conse...