Re: [RLC-Action] FW: [Libertarian Republicans] Father arrested over objections to curriculum in son's Kindergarten class
- Louis Cashmer wrote:
> I respect your opinion as well, but here's what the document really says:You've skipped over the important part. Any law that favors one religion
> Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or
> prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of
> speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to
> assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances.
> Doesn't say a word about "seperation of church and state," but does
> say congress can't pass a law "prohibiting the free exercise thereof."
over another, or all religions over none, is a law respecting an
establishment of religion.
- michael franks wrote:
> oh yes..im aware of the timeline.....but it goes to show their intent andOnly because public schools as we know them didn't exist before 1900.
> mindest of interpretation as to how they ran the govt. Bibles were not
> yanked out of the schools after the Constitution was written and the
> "establishment" clause came into existance, etc.