School District Sued for Shutting Down Student-led Prayer Group

The last time I was in contact with the Christian Law Association, they told me that it was perfectly legal for students to initiate conversations dealing with religion and to pray at school. Teachers are not allowed to initiate prayer or religious discussion separate from what a lesson plan calls for, but students can ask questions and bring up topics like Christianity, creation and the Bible. Teachers are even legally allowed to answer student’s questions. However, most school districts are Read more […]

California School District Has a Tank…to Protect the Children, of Course

The incident in Ferguson, Missouri brought to the forefront the issue of the militarization of police. But really, that wasn’t the best case to use as an argument against police militarization. The militarization of police has been going on for a long time. And it’s not just about all the new war toys they get to play with. That’s definitely part of it, and it has the effect of intimidating the masses into subjection. But more than that, I think it’s the mindset that a growing number Read more […]