From: News and Views | Beyond the City | Sunday, May 23, 1999 Court Expels ‘Graven Images’ From School By GREG B. SMITH Daily News Staff Writer Quoting from the Bible, a federal judge has ordered a suburban New York school district to adopt a religion-neutral approach and stop spreading pagan rituals, such as fashioning […]
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Published: Sunday, May 23, 1999 CHARLES LEVENDOSKY Commentator, PioneerPlanet On May 5, President Clinton issued a proclamation designating May 6 as a National Day of Prayer. Governors of 48 states followed with their own prayer day proclamations. Fortunately, few Americans paid attention — the government has no business poking its nose into religion, or exhorting […]
Bank of Scotland’s Partnership With TV Evangelist Ignites a Furor By T.R. Reid Washington Post Foreign Service Sunday, May 23, 1999; Page H01 EDINBURGH, Scotland—When Scotland’s oldest and largest bank launched an innovative joint venture this spring with a famous American religious leader, bank officials issued a news release boasting of their coup and sat […]
(Note: We feel that we should point out at least one glaring falsehood. Wicca was not recognized “three years ago” by the Department of Defense, as is stated in the post. An entry on Wicca was included in the U.S. Army publication “RELIGIOUS REQUIREMENTS AND PRACTICES of Certain Selected Groups – A HANDBOOK FOR CHAPLAINS” […]
(Note: We just thought you should all be aware of this, in the event a mob of Christians come streaming down your street. We think perhaps only non-Christians could be alarmed by something like this. In that light, one phrase sums this march up for us; “making the love of Jesus inescapable for a day.” […]
(Note: This article is unintentionally hilarious. Or at least we thought so. It’s further evidence that not only do the Religious Right not get most of what’s really going on in America, they obviously don’t have a sense of humor, either. – The Watch) From: larry_arnn@… Subject: Claremont Institute Precepts: A Beastly Question Of Consent […]
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