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vendredi 29 février 2008
par  cilalp_france

Presidential Candidates Are Professing Their Faith – And Plundering The Pews – In An Unprecedented Altar Call For Votes

Although no one realized it at the time, a defining moment of modern American politics occurred on Dec. 13, 1999. Six Republican hopefuls met for a debate that evening at the Des Moines Civic Center. During the event, moderator John Bachman of WHO-TV asked each candidate to name his favorite (...)
Friday 29 February 2008
by  cilalp_france

What The Supreme Court Has Ruled On Religion In Public Schools – And Why

The U.S. Supreme Court has been grappling with the role of religion in public education for six decades now. At the risk of oversimplifying, the high court has tended to strike down programs of school-sponsored or coercive religious activity while protecting the right of individual students to (...)
Tuesday 4 December 2007
by  cilalp_france

Liz O’Donnell T.D. spoke in Dáil Éireann today, Wednesday 9th November, on Judge Murphy’s Ferns Report.

I would like to preface my remarks with a word of support for those priests who have done no wrong, and deserve our support and sympathy at this time. A Ceann Comhairle, it is difficult to overstate the importance of this Report produced by Judge Frank Murphy and his colleagues. It is a (...)
Tuesday 4 December 2007
by  cilalp_france

SEPARATION AND INDIVIDUAL LIBERTIES

« The government of the United States is by no means founded on the Christian religion; it has no enmity towards the law, the religion and the tranquility of the Muslims » (...)

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