For his entire political career, Sam Brownback has been an enemy of religious freedom, using the power of government to enact harsh theocratic discrimination against groups that fail to comply with his religious beliefs.
The Ten Commandments are rules that were decided undemocratically halfway around the world thousands of years ago. They have no place as imperatives in American public school classrooms.
Yesterday, all the members of the United States House of Representatives were led in a prayer by Scott Poling, the preacher at the Harvest New Beginnings Church in Oswego, Illinois. Poling announced to his god that the Congress would, “especially pray for the many Representatives