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    As I said above, our money has "In God we Trust" as do courtrooms. And people still swear on bibles in court.

    We definitely need MORE separation of church and state.

    FREEDOM ISN'T FREE: That's why we pay taxes. NYC's Progressive/Reform Blog

    by mole333 on Thu Apr 18, 2013 at 04:44:42 AM PDT

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    •  That's different, mere slogans (and you have folks (2+ / 0-)
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      make oaths on what they believe, not to mention courts are required to allow mere non-religious affirmation as an alternative).

      This is a government institution of a school expressly rallying (and likely with mandatory attendence) to advocate thier specific religious belief, 'God's plan'.  That is blatant, undeniably unconstitutional and illegal, with no possible defense at law.

      If we do not punish such obviously deliberate violations of our freedoms (yep, 'conservatives' that what it is), then they mean nothing.

      Of course, I have no doubt that certain parts of WVa, as in certain parts of other states, our dfreedoms in fact do mean nothing.

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