This Mom Refuses To Teach Her Child To Read, But the Internet Isn’t Buying Her Reasons

retty sure we can all agree that the ability to read is important, right?

Well, one mom ignited an Internet storm with her recent Facebook post explaining why she doesn't plan to teach her 5-year-old son to read.

Reactions were swift and intense.

To be fair, this is a story with many sides and no shortage of strong, valid opinions. Was this mom in the wrong? Let's find out.