Liberal Agenda Violates Separation of Church and State

Excerpt:  Typically any discussion about breaches in the so-called impregnable wall of church and state separation are associated with right-wing fundamentalist Christians.  This is a gross misconception, due largely to a deconstruction of the true meaning concerning the church and state separation concept.The “strict separatist” view of this doctrine has come into vogue, its contemporary roots were ushered in primarily by the Supreme Court’s 5-4 ruling in the 1947 Everson v. Board of Education. The 1971 Lemon v. Kurtzman ruling gave us the “Lemon Test,” further refining and codifying the requirements of the establishment clause to the satisfaction of the then current Supreme Court. The modern application of this approach yields something almost tantamount to affirmative action for secularists.

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