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Should religion be allowed in the public spaces?
Some religious artefacts can offend or harm people that encounter them.
People who grew up and were mistreated in strictly religious families might be reminded of bad things when they are confronted with religious symbols.
Religious artefacts are not an intentional expression of offense but interpreted as such by those who feel offended. Personal interpretations should not limit freedom of expressions.
The religious people have the right of freedom of expression, just as the people reacting to it have the right to be offended, and to voice that. Neither of those rights should be violated.
The very nature of freedom of expression is that it creates the potential for offense. We are guaranteed our freedom of expression. Nowhere is it even implied that we have freedom to not be offended.