Texas School District Retweets Prayer on Twitter

Here’s a question for you: Why is the person running the Lake Dallas Independent School District’s Twitter feed retweeting a prayer?

I know it’s Texas, but that’s still illegal promotion of religion. It shouldn’t be happening. It’s nothing to file a lawsuit over, but it’s something the District needs to address before the problem gets worse.

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Can a Kansas Elementary School Feature a Painting of “The Last Supper” in the Cafeteria?

Should an elementary school have a print of “The Last Supper” hanging in the cafeteria?

Because that’s the case at Nelson Elementary School in Haysville, Kansas:

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Kim Davis Says She’s a Victim of Her Own Free Speech

Kim Davis makes little sense. She threw a fit after being asked to do the job she was elected to do. She decided to go to jail instead of doing her job. She tried to prevent other people from doing her job.

Her latest move? Filing a complaint against the governor because she’s been harmed… by her own free speech.

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Liberty University Eliminates Scholarship Program Many Christian Parents Were Relying On

Liberty University, the school founded by Jerry Falwell and now run by his son, instituted a program a long time ago in order to keep families inside their bubble. If you enrolled your child in one of several private Christian schools from grades 3-12 (paying tuition along the way), then those kids would be able to attend Liberty University for free.

Benjamin and Sarah Newman felt it was a wise financial move, so instead of homeschooling their five kids, they sent them to Liberty Christian Academy, one of the schools involved in the scholarship program.

You can imagine their disappointment to learn that Liberty University has canceled the program — and a lot of families who sent their kids to those Christian schools specifically to get the tuition break are going to be screwed over as a result.

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Office Depot’s Refusal to Make Copies for Anti-Abortion Advocate is About More Than Religion

The First Amendment has been an increasingly hot topic over the past several years, particularly as it relates to politics and religion. From bakery wars to the delusional Kim Davis, debates have raged over whether services may be denied to people on the basis of social politics or faith. Odds are it’s not an issue that will be resolved anytime soon.

The most recent story in this arena stems from the actions of an Office Depot employee’s denial of service:

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