The Supremes Pledge Allegiance to God. — Praise the Lord and pass the vouchers to the churches! By Dahlia Lithwick

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An interesting article, although it would be more interesting if it addressed the union-busting aspects of switching funds from state to religious schools.

The hysteria over yesterday’s 9th Circuit decision to ashcan the Pledge of Allegiance quieted today when the Supreme Court handed down its decision in Zelman v. Simmons-Harris, proclaiming that there’s still a place for God, sectarianism, and religious chauvinism in this country. The high court upheld the constitutionality of Cleveland’s voucher program?