Daily Archives: May 5, 2011
When I saw this video from my now not-so-secret YouTube crush, Angie the Anti-theist, I wanted to respond because it touched on issues that I have dealt with in conversations with another atheist on Twitter.
Exposure to culture, in this case a song like “All Bees go to Heaven,” isn’t the same as indoctrination. Indoctrination is forced acceptance of a particular viewpoint, through various brainwashing tactics. Mere exposure to heaven in a song doesn’t mean that you’re indoctrinating the poor lad to believe in Christianity.
Here’s the video: