The home-schooling debate: Does a child's right to learn trump parents' religious freedom?

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The issue of home schooling is one that always seems to spark a fierce debate, and a story published yesterday by the Washington Post is only likely to add fuel to the fire. The article profiles 21-year-old Josh Powell, the product of home schooling in rural Virginia, who paints an incredibly negative picture of the experience of getting your education at home.