Harry Potter and the Scientist

Umm, Richard Dawkins wants to crack down on Harry Potter for indoctrinating children. Seriously? The principle attack of the New Atheists against religion has to do with how religion makes people intolerant of dissenting views. They get around Stalinist intolerance of dissent by saying that communism was really a religion with Marxist utopia replacing the New Jerusalem. The New Atheists weren’t supposed to be that way. Yet here we go with Richard Dawkins trying to tell you what your children ought to read.