Our society has been subjected to strong attacks from different angles, pressures and citizens demanding rights and privileges, by wrongly enforcing the law, which many times is so unknown. We have a society rich of numerous cultures, but it’s also the same new society that seeks to establish its own territory in this majestic land of the United States of America.
But maintaining the people, their beliefs, their ethnicities, even their own language, without adopting or embracing the culture on which it’s living, is preposterous. It merits on those that keep their roots and origins and passing those to next generations.
But a society that wants to make their small plot the only and true territory habitable, ignoring the origins and foundations of the country from were receiving many privileges, it is just a self-seeking and mediocre society. Learn more about Jim Larkin and Michael Lacey: http://www.laceyandlarkinfronterafund.org/about-lacey-larkin-frontera-fund/ and http://www.laceyandlarkinfronterafund.org/
The multicultural backgrounds should enrich and strengthens societies, mutual respect, and equal compliance of the law to all, to We The People. It is vital to continue preserving the Constitution as a living document. The Columbine massacre, Darryl Scott, father of a murdered student, himself testified to Congress in plea of innocent lives.
The following cases are related to Engel v. Vitale and focus on the Establishment Clause of the First Amendment:
Lynch v. Donnelly (1984) Christmas Display
Wooley v. Maynard (1977) Live Free or Die
Westside Community Schools v. Mergers, 496 U.S. 226 (1990) Religious meetings groups after school hours.
Employment Division v. Smith (1990) Ingestion of Peyote
Santa Fe Independent School District v. Doe, 530 U.S. 290 (2000) loudspeaker system
The line differencing freedom of religion and freedom of non-religion is very narrow. There is not doubt that this is also another difficult case. The interpretation of the Clause should be taken with all seriousness and responsibility possible.
The Opinions of the court clearly offered a solution to a group of people from different beliefs, by decreasing some other students the same rights of voluntarily practicing their beliefs. Let us not forget.
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Phoenix New Time