Teaching children multiculturalism and pluralism has important social consequences and helps foster compassion and understanding of their fellow person. Although teaching the secular point of view has traditionally been neglected when teaching about society/faith traditions, such study can be very enriching and foster creative and critical thinking in students.
I encourage you to explore our site, especially the kids page. Our interest is in creating kid questioners. It’s hard to think of a more noble task, regardless of your worldview.
Bark Lord of the Sith
One of the great achievements of modern society is recognizing LGBTQ+ rights. But, many religious people disagree, even though the reason traditionalists give don’t make much sense.
Girls Protesting The Hijab
On 16 September 2022, a 22-year-old Iranian woman named Mahsa Amini died in hospital in Tehran, Iran, under suspicious circumstances, due to police brutality according to witnesses. The Guidance Patrol, the morality police of Iran’s Law Enforcement Command, arrested Amini for not wearing the hijab in accordance with government standards. Eyewitnesses, including women who were […]
Terrible Parenting Advice From A Christian Pastor
Hemant Mehta share that Matt Kennedy, rector of Church of the Good Shepherd (an Anglican church) in New York and father of six, recently revealed his best child-rearing advice: See Hemant Mehta’s analysis here https://onlysky.media/hemant-mehta/this-nightmare-christian-father-has-horrible-advice-for-raising-good-kids/
A Teacher Trying To Convert Students
This article talks about a teacher trying to impose her Christianity on students: https://onlysky.media/hemant-mehta/a-georgia-teacher-openly-bragged-about-trying-to-convert-students/
Where You Are Born
Did you know a lot of what religion someone is relates to where and when they are from? For instance, today, of the 37,135,00 people in Afghanistan, 37,025,000 are Muslim, a whopping 99.7 percent!
How Might Religious Belief Be Dishonest?
Make a meme about how religious belief may not be being honest with yourself. For example:
Kids Become Adults
Do kids being brought up religious result in problems? What about being brought up secular? Create a meme like this one to show your thinking:
RELIGION AND KIDS: What Some Religious People Think Their Most Dangerous Enemy Is
CURRENT EVENTS: FFRF condemns death of 22-year-old Iranian for not wearing hijab
The Freedom From Religion Foundation is speaking out against Iran for the killing of a young woman for not wearing the hijab. From the article: The notion of religion tied to the Iranian state in this theocracy — a reminder to Americans of what “One Nation Under God” really looks like — depends on female […]
New Kids BOOK: “Darwin & Hooker: A story of friendship, curiosity and discovery that changed the world”
The description of the book is as follows: On 24th November 1859, Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species was first published, selling out almost immediately. Describing the now well known theory that humans evolved through a process called natural selection, it became an instant classic and cemented Darwin as one of the greatest biologists of all […]