"In our approach to religious groups, the Government must seek to balance its responsibility to protect vulnerable individuals with the UK's long held commitment to freedom of worship and belief. The Government does not consider that it would be feasible or appropriate to introduce specific legislation or regulation of religious groups, their activities or their beliefs. There would be considerable difficulty in drawing up legislation in a way that did not interfere with the individual's right to choose their beliefs and lifestyles so long as they do no harm to others. There is also no obvious way in which legislation could deal with cases where adults participate in activities of religious organisations entirely voluntarily."Watch here how critics are infuriated at this rational response and seek ways to still induce the UK into a discrimatory mindset..
Saturday, June 28, 2008
UK Response to Critics
The UK government has given the only possible response a responsible government could give to a petition by critics asking legislate against the movement: