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Devious Device: Religious Right Again Pushes ‘Parental Rights’ Amendment

The Religious Right and its allies are nothing if not persistent. They’re also not very original. 

Today, a subcommittee of the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee is discussing a proposed constitutional amendment dealing with parental rights. Read more

‘Fiendishly Clever’: States Use Backdoor Vouchers To Fund Private Religious Schools

It seems there is a universal rule for promoting school voucher schemes: “If at first you don’t succeed, lie, lie again.”

An excellent expose published by The New York Times explains how some states have been able to advance their “school choice” agenda despite court rulings that have blocked aid to religious schools in the past.  Read more