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Congress Shall Make No Law

Paulus Textor Wrote: Sep 24, 2012 10:45 AM
Now, regarding the issue of teaching creationism in schools, as a libertarian, I see the issue as easily resolved: separation of education and state. There is no magical and mystical power that gives the institution we call "government" a superior ability to educate children. In fact, all the evidence points to the OPPOSITE: the state is the LAST institution in society that should be given the crucial power of educating children. As a libertarian, I believe you, as a sovereign citizen, have the right to send your children to any private school of your choosing, and do so ON YOUR OWN DIME.
Reginald10 Wrote: Sep 25, 2012 11:17 AM
But that would mean that the children of the poor would get little or no education. That's bad for Society, because having that many undereducated people creates low-earning citizens. We need high-earning and productive citizens, at least to pay taxes to support Social Security, etc.

Not to mention that as a Republic, we need smart citizens as voters to help keep the place running well.
This is the full text of the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution; the first of the Bill of Rights. Note the first clause, of the First Amendment:

"Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances."

I wanted to get the specific language of what we generally refer to as the "Freedom of Religion" on the table, because...