Last year, 15 Republicans in the House of Representatives did their darndest to stop kids at public schools from saying the Pledge of Allegiance. Yes, Republicans opposed the speaking of the Pledge of Allegiance.
These Republicans issued a threat in their bill, H.R. 6783: if a school mandates or even just permits the Pledge of [...]
Todd Akin’s resolution is a perfect example of how attempts to impose religion through legislation actually end up diminishing religion. How can eternal, cosmic wisdom be confined to just one year? If dedication to Christian religious practice is supposed to remain constant, developing throughout one’s life, how can there be just a single Year of the Bible? [...]