To The Editor:
The separation of church and state is one of the basic principles upon which the United States was founded. One of the implications of this principle is that all levels of government in the United States are barred from making laws based solely on the teaching of any religion. Rather, illegal acts are those that injure another person, destroy another’s property, or otherwise infringe upon another’s life, liberty, or pursuit of happiness. Few Americans would deny that this tenet is absolutely imperative to a free society.
You must login to view the full content on this page.
Or, use your linked account: