Christian Alternative Schools Are Getting Taxpayer Funding in Indiana

The Crossing, a group of private schools in Indiana, has provided a lot of beneficial services for students across the state who had either dropped out of their more traditional schools or were expelled. Those kids were given a second chance and many graduates will attest to the incredible amount of support they received from Crossing-affiliated teachers.

Sounds great… until you realize the Crossing is a Christian organization that’s supported by a lot of taxpayer funding.

Shaina Cavazos, writing for Chalkbeat, sheds more light on the controversial group:

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Despite Lawsuit Threat, High School Football Coach Says He Will Pray with Players

Washington State’s Bremerton High School has been in the news for the past month because assistant football coach Joe Kennedy was leading his team in prayer after games (that’s him standing up on the left side of the picture below) until he finally got called out on it. At least that’s what I thought.

A couple of weeks ago, the District investigated the issue. While nobody was punished for any wrongdoing, officials reminded the public that “neither Kennedy nor any other staff member interacting with students may engage in religious expression, including prayer.”

That should have taken care of everything.

But that was before Liberty Counsel got involved.

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What Did the Democrats Have to Say About God During the Debate?

The Democrats’ debate last night was certainly refreshing in one way: The candidates weren’t wasting time arguing about who God loved more.

In fact, according to a transcript of the debate, “God” was only mentioned three times, all by Hillary Clinton who was referring to “God-given potential.”

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Magnetic Energy Directed Into Your Brain Can Reduce Your Religious Beliefs, Say Researchers

Someone let the Insane Clown Posse know that magnets may have the power to steer people away from God.

According to researchers from UCLA and York, directing magnetic energy into certain parts of the brain can reduce the likelihood that you believe in religious nonsense:

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Lamar Odom is Fighting for His Life After Overdosing on “Herbal” Viagra

Last night, Lamar Odom, the former NBA champion who used to be married to Khlo√© Kardashian, was found unconscious in a Las Vegas brothel. He’s currently on life support.

The cause? According to multiple reports, Odom had taken some sort of herbal Viagra, a “natural” product that likely wasn’t tested in any meaningful way. In fact, the Food & Drug Administration urged people earlier this year to avoid it entirely:

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