The Daily Sandwich

"We have to learn the lesson that intellectual honesty is fundamental for everything we cherish." -Sir Karl Popper

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Wednesday, June 29, 2005

The troubling Ten Commandments ruling

The link is to an excellent online-only article in The New Republic. In dissecting the recent opinions of (specifically) Rehnquist and Scalia, the author demonstrates that indeed, the fundamentalist goal is to gradually nibble away at the wall of church-state separation. And although they go out of their way to sound 'inclusive,' their language betrays them-- they want America to be a Protestant Christian nation, consequences be damned.