How anti-rational memes sabotage culture, education and the Enlightenment.
There is every reason for hope! And the fact that we have noticed that coercing our children is problematic is progress compared to how things were in the static society of the past. (And hey, maybe the fact that coercionists these days seem to feel more need to justify their advocacy of coercion is itself progress?)
Can one be taking children seriously if one defines ‘a good relationship’ in a way that is independent of how the children feel about it at the time?