Despite the First Amendment's ban on government establishments of religion,opening government meetings with prayer is a longstanding tradition in many American communities.
The wall between church and state.
A personal musing on religion and the Constitution.
Charles Pinckney, Religious Liberty, and the United States Constitution.
Some decisions turn out to be epic. They may seem relatively small and inconsequential in the scheme of things at the time, but, later, when...
In the hostile atmosphere of Israel/Palestine, liberty and tolerance are losers all around, and religion is part of the unpleasant mix.
This story illustrates how hair can have religious and cultural significance.