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Religion and the State: Prayer in School?

We can debate how religious a nation we are, but there is no denying the impact religion has had on the development of our society and government.

Here are a few specific questions and some hyperlinks that are a starting point for using the Internet to investigate them.

A. Should we allow prayer in public schools?

A New York Times OP-ED piece explaining ACLU's Position on Prayer in Schools

The Bible and Public Prayer

FAQ's About Prayer in Schools (American Atheists)


B.  Should we allow the 10 Commandments to be posted in public buildings such as schools and court houses?

Society for the Practical Establishment and Perpetuation of the Ten Commandments

"I Believe in the Ten Commandments" Website 

Religious Freedom Amendment

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