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BBC discusses historic court case on church-state separation

In 1956, a 16 year old Pennsylvania high school student named Ellery Schempp finally had enough of his school’s practice—shared by schools in other states (see below)—of reading ten verses from the Bible each morning, followed by a mandatory recitation of the Lord’s Prayer. 630 more words

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http://topdocumentaryfilms.com/lord-trial-here-today/

The Lord Is Not On Trial Here Today is a Peabody and Emmy Award-winning documentary that tells the compelling personal story of the late Vashti McCollum, and how her efforts to protect her ten year-old son led to one of the most important and landmark First Amendment cases in U.S. 178 more words

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Here is a great article debunking the claim that Trump got elected because the Dems didn’t understand rural America. Makes perfect sense to me.

I would aslo encourage you to get and read the great book “Deer Hunting With Jesus”. 43 more words

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The Next Generation

“Children are the future of the world” – that’s a truth that is self-evident. The children of today are the adults of tomorrow, and they will inherit the earth we live on today and their children after us and so on so forth. 625 more words

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Survey for Trump supporters ONLY

Okay, so many of my dear friends are very nervous about the social climate, citing that Trump supporters are continuing hateful, racist, and bigoted rhetoric. Yes, this is happening, but bear with me for a few minutes. 93 more words

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SPLC: talk our kind of talk, or we will smear you as a bigot

by Grania Spingies

Ahnaf Kalam has posted an update to his petition at  Change.org :

“Today, I was informed that the Southern Poverty Law Center has no intention of removing Maajid Nawaz from their list. 160 more words

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http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=5052156

Bart Ehrman’s ‘Misquoting Jesus’

Click the link above to listen to Terry Gross interview scholar Bart Ehrman on NPR’s Fresh Air about his book,  Misquoting Jesus: The Story Behind Who Changed the Bible and Why. 23 more words

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