Saturday, January 15, 2011
Wall of Separation: Thomas Jefferson and Texas
Poor Thomas Jefferson. Texas has decided he isn't worthy to be on a list of Enlightenment thinkers in their new syllabus. And they have some things to say about the separation of church and state, too.
Check out the report here:
Texas Schools To Get Controversial Syllabus
Here are a few commentaries about the story:
Here's a forum discussion of the situation:
Thomas Jefferson to be Removed from School Textbooks in Texas
What do you think? Comment!