See Local News
Get Balanced News From Your U.S. State.
See Local News
See all locals

Supreme Court Lets Public Schools Coerce Students Into Practicing Christianity

Posted on AllSides June 27th, 2022
From The Left
Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images
ANALYSIS

In another extreme ruling, the Supreme Court has removed foundational, decades-old constitutional limits on religion in public schools. Its Monday decision in Kennedy v. Bremerton School District overruled a half-century of precedent to elevate the rights of public school officials over students. The ruling will allow these officials to engage in coercive sectarian prayer on the job. Justice Neil Gorsuch’s 6–3 decision is another maximalist attack on the separation of church and state, stripping students of their First Amendment freedom against religious indoctrination. His opinion also embraces a false narrative of faith-based persecution,...

Read full story
Some content from this outlet may be limited or behind a paywall.

AllSides Picks

https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2022/06/coach-kennedy-bremerton-prayer-football-public-school.html

More News about Religion and Faith from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right