As Thomas Jefferson put it in his Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom, “To compel a man to furnish contributions of money for the propagation of opinions which he disbelieves, is sinful and tyrannical.”
Taxpayer Funding Of Religious Schools?
The Secular Daily News has posted on the Pennsylvania Governor's proposal for taxpayer funding of religious schools through a voucher system. This issue is growing and motivated by the Religious Right's efforts to break down the wall of church-state separation. How is funneling taxes away from public schools into religious and private schools going to improve public school education? Also, to quote:
Posted by Tom Rafferty