God's little gifts to nastiness

09 November 2015 - 02:03 By Staff reporter

Religion doesn't work, according to a worldwide study of children in seven cities, including Cape Town. It found that children who grow up in non-religious homes are more generous and altruistic than their religious peers.Experiments involving 1170 children from a variety of religious backgrounds found the non-believers were more likely to share and less likely to endorse harsh punishments, the Los Angeles Times reported.

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