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46. a fight against it being an optional course and not main lined
they don't want religion treated as a separate entity - their propoganda can't work in a democracy
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  -Christian groups oppose bill to establish Bible course quaoar  Jan-13-06 01:08 AM   #0 
  - A democrat is on board?  FreedomAngel82   Jan-13-06 01:14 AM   #1 
  - Democrats are the chief sponsors  quaoar   Jan-13-06 01:29 AM   #5 
     - Alabama Pulling a Bismark?  happyslug   Jan-13-06 12:08 PM   #13 
  - Aha! They just don't want the Bible taught unless...  longship   Jan-13-06 01:18 AM   #2 
  - That was my first thought  Kber   Jan-13-06 11:24 AM   #8 
  - So the Christian coalition  Scooter24   Jan-13-06 01:20 AM   #3 
  - More like a Democrat proposed this and not a Republican  CatholicEdHead   Jan-14-06 09:27 PM   #39 
  - This is a good example of why it is in the interests of all to separate...  JVS   Jan-13-06 01:21 AM   #4 
  - I Think This is Badly Needed  ribofunk   Jan-13-06 09:57 AM   #6 
  - The bible should not be part of an education  Strong Atheist   Jan-13-06 11:52 AM   #9 
     - I'm almost thinkin' this should be a core requirement  jmowreader   Jan-14-06 09:15 AM   #36 
     - Absolutely not!  Strong Atheist   Jan-16-06 08:03 PM   #42 
     - Don't forget literature  Goblinmonger   Jan-14-06 09:17 PM   #37 
  - There are 2 competing Bible Curricula......  Bridget Burke   Jan-13-06 10:19 AM   #7 
  - "I'm not sure that Public Schools need Bible courses at all"  Strong Atheist   Jan-13-06 11:56 AM   #10 
  - And you thus leave the Bible in the hands of the far-Right.  happyslug   Jan-13-06 02:40 PM   #20 
     - Well, I am a teacher, and an atheist, and I am damn glad  Strong Atheist   Jan-13-06 02:45 PM   #21 
        - I think his/her point was  quaoar   Jan-13-06 05:03 PM   #25 
           - We don't bring out Playboy's in school,  Strong Atheist   Jan-13-06 05:11 PM   #26 
           - The fundies won't teach it in public school  quaoar   Jan-13-06 05:20 PM   #27 
              - "They teach it in church"  Strong Atheist   Jan-13-06 05:24 PM   #28 
                 - OK  quaoar   Jan-13-06 08:02 PM   #30 
                    - "Go bury your head in the sand then."  QC   Jan-13-06 09:48 PM   #32 
                    - Hmm. I work to keep religion out of public schools.  Strong Atheist   Jan-14-06 08:02 AM   #34 
           - Which is still NONE of our business - it still belongs in CHURCH!  TankLV   Jan-14-06 09:22 PM   #38 
  - Very Ironic  HockeyMom   Jan-14-06 08:26 AM   #35 
  - So the infighting has begun....  AnneD   Jan-13-06 12:01 PM   #11 
  - Must not be THEIR (the CC of A) textbook.  BiggJawn   Jan-13-06 12:05 PM   #12 
  - I will teach my children about the Bible, thank you  Book Lover   Jan-13-06 12:16 PM   #14 
  - exactly  LeftyMom   Jan-13-06 01:51 PM   #18 
     - yes !  yorkiemommie1   Jan-14-06 02:56 AM   #33 
  - they're afraid people will actually read it and realize the fundies  colonel odis   Jan-13-06 01:13 PM   #15 
  - Damn them!! They want to take God out of the schools!!  progressoid   Jan-13-06 01:34 PM   #16 
  - In which we learn (again) that these radical rightists are partisan first,  Heaven and Earth   Jan-13-06 01:46 PM   #17 
  - I'm against censorship in schools...  Chemical Bill   Jan-13-06 01:53 PM   #19 
  - They are opposing this bill for the wrong reasons  Charlie Brown   Jan-13-06 02:51 PM   #22 
  - Good! Giving kids a thorough grounding in the Bible will show them how..  arbusto_baboso   Jan-13-06 04:28 PM   #23 
  - sounds like you need the class.  superconnected   Jan-13-06 04:53 PM   #24 
  - Anyone see that show on cable? Banned Books of the Bible?  redqueen   Jan-13-06 05:30 PM   #29 
  - This is rich! Repuke "Christians" opposing the Bible  StopThePendulum   Jan-13-06 09:42 PM   #31 
  - This atheist would love for the Bible to be TAUGHT in public schools...  mitchum   Jan-14-06 10:02 PM   #40 
  - Disagree as strongly as possible.  Strong Atheist   Jan-16-06 08:08 PM   #43 
  - If someone would bother to read  Sgent   Jan-14-06 11:47 PM   #41 
  - The Bible will NOT be kept out of the Public Schools in Alabama.  Bridget Burke   Jan-17-06 09:04 AM   #45 
  - This makes perfect sense to me.  Laelth   Jan-16-06 10:16 PM   #44 
  - a fight against it being an optional course and not main lined  28erl   Jan-17-06 10:03 AM   #46 

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