Muslim prayer in Seattle public schoos?

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    It will be interesting to see what guidelines are established, if any.

    A local commentator speaks out:

     
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    April 13, 2016
    Minnesota school district restores prayer in schools
    By Thomas Lifson


    Do you think the ACLU will be suing any time soon? Because there’s a catch. Brendan of Supreme Patriot noticed something:

    Buried deep in a PBS article about how the St. Cloud, Minn., school district is accommodating a large Somali population was a telling example of religious bias. While public schools have appropriately been barred from leading students in corporate Christian prayer, this district is going out of its way to satisfy the desires of the Muslim community.

    PBS approvingly writes:

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    If they allow muslims to pray in school, then christians should be allowed to do the same. But...that hasn't been the case, right? So no. No religion..ANY religion, should be allowed in schools. Period.
     
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    Christians are allowed to pray in schools. They always have been.

    Schools aren't allowed to lead students in prayer. But there's nothing stopping Christian students from praying whenever they want.
     
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    I could've sworn there was no prayer allowed in schools. Christian prayers, that is.
     
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    You are incorrect. Students are allowed to pray whenever they want, and always have been.
     
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    You would be wrong.
     
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    Violates separation of church and state. Umm, no brainer. Hence, it's illegal.
     

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