Theocrats, the establishment clause, religious theme schools and charter schools: The dis-association from American life

Authors Weinberg and Cooper claim that TiZA offers an example to citizens as to how to tailor such ‘religious theme’ schools to meet the exigencies of the Establishment clause while still allowing for a religiously or ethnically based ‘theme charter schools. Take their commentary published in Education Week in 2007 whereby they counsel those interested in opening such ‘theme’ schools could follow Ziyad Academy’s example.

Rick Warren's AIDS Program in Africa Making Problem Worse

As president elect Obama gets ready to take office, there are still many concerns on his choice to invite super church guru Rick Warren to give the inaugural prayer.  We all knew that the man is a flat out gay-bashing homophobic, but his one saving grace was supposed to be his extensive work with AIDS […]