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Education vs Propaganda, Proposer: Jon Aldridge

Education is important to humanism, but so are individual rights. While the two can work in harmony, this is not always the case.


--When does education become propaganda?

--Should formal education be compulsory?

--What subjects should be taught to what age groups (sex education, religious education, etc.)?

--Who should set education policies?

--Do adults use propaganda on children?

--Is advertising propaganda?

--Is proselytizing a form of propaganda?

--Is propaganda ever justified?

--What methods of education are preferable?

--How can one counter propaganda?