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Texas Education Board Debates Moses As Founding Father


Conservative Christians in Texas use public schools to teach students that Moses influenced the U.S. Constitution and other Bible based non-sense.
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Texas Judge Jack Robison says God told him to speak up for defendant


A state district judge in Comal County said God told him to intervene in jury deliberations to sway…
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Texas Churches Are Suing FEMA for Excluding Them in Disaster Relief Grants


Using taxpayer funds to rebuild these churches would be a complete violation of church/state separation.
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Texas Senate Approves ‘Religious Refusal’ Adoption Measure


The measure allows publicly funded adoption agencies to refuse to place children with non-Christian, unmarried or gay prospective parents.
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The unemployed ‘shall not eat’: Texas Republican uses Bible to justify cuts to SNAP benefits


In their quest to gut SNAP (food stamps), Republicans often point to unemployed adults as freeloaders straining the system because they choose not to work.
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Texas Court Says Citizens Can Skip Education If They Believe The Rapture Is Coming (DETAILS)


On Friday, the Texas Supreme Court ruled in favor of a family accused of not teaching their children anything because they were waiting to be “raptured.”
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Texas Atheist Drops Anti-Cross Lawsuit to Protect Wife from Vengeful Christians


It’s for the best that this lawsuit isn’t going anywhere.
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A Texas Sheriff’s Absurd Attack On The Separation Of Church And State | ThinkProgress


The sheriff’s action is a minor skirmish in a longstanding siege on the wall of separation between church and state, but it is also one whose outcome could very much depend on who gets to fill the late conservative Justice Antonin Scalia’s vacant seat on the Supreme Court.
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Religious indoctrination rampant in rural Texas schools


“Amber Barnhill recently moved her kids to a small south eastern Texas town called the city of China. There she found out what Lilandra and I have been complaining about for so long. All the local schools push their Christian religion. They do it overtly, during school hours, and as part of all curricular activities.”
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Texas Clerk Finds Out “Religious Freedom” Isn’t Free


A gay Texas couple wins their lawsuit against the clerk who refused to issue a marriage license to them.
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