Let's say you belong to a mainline religious denomination. You've been working for the local Head Start program provided by a Baptist church for five years. You've been highly rated at your job. The kids like you, and the parents think you're terrific.
But one day you go to work and are told you're being fired. The reason? You aren't a Baptist. You are shown the door – and even though Head Start is a taxpayer-funded program, you have no recourse.
Outrageous, right? Such a thing could never happen in America, right? Think again. It almost did. Read more