Freedom of Religion & the Establishment Clause: The American Legion Cross Supreme Court Case

Something great might be about to happen in America. The First Amendment's Establishment Clause has been misused to take away so many vital parts of American society.  Prayer in schools ... First, the Lord's Prayer was evicted from schools; cf.  Abington Township v. Schempp (1963). School prayer was taken away. Even observing a moment of silence was taken away; cf.  Wallace v. Jaffree (1985).  Praying at or even before sporting events was taken away; cf.  Santa Fe Independent School Dist. v. Doe (2000) .  We kneel now, but not for God.  The Supreme Court stopped just short of taking "under God" out of the Pledge of Allegiance; cf.  Elk Grove Unified School District v. Newdow (2002). Nativity Scenes ...  Nativity scenes and other religious displays were taken away. Though, for some reason, the Menorah was allowed to remain; cf.  Allegheny County v. ACLU (1989). The Ten Commandments ...  Statues of the foundations of law and justice Read More January 03, 2019