24 Sep '11, 4am

All religions teach people to do good: agree?: Whenever there's any kind of debate about which religion is...

Whenever there's any kind of debate about which religion is better, someone will always have to say "all religions teach people to do good". It's rather effective to stop me from further debate. Not because I agree but because there's no point in debating with someone who has his head in the ground. Here is an example of why I disagree with that statement. Many years ago in India "Under the devdasi system, girls were dedicated to a life of sex work in the name of religion. Initially, they would serve upper class men in the local community. The girls would entertain princes and landlords with song and dance. Gradually, this gave way to a life of prostitution. Many women, like Priya, end up in the red light districts of India's major cities." [Read more ] What good is sending children into prostitution? It is only good for the fathers to get income and perverts to sex. Some ...

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