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FRONT PAGE  |  8/30/2015
TUESDAY, MAY 6, 2014  |  11 comments  |  1 commentary
Bible Banned from 'Free Reading' Time in Classroom

Officials at Broward County Public Schools banned a fifth grader from reading the Bible during “free reading” time, according to lawyers from the Liberty Institute who are threatening to sue the school for violating the First Amendment.

Giovanni Rubeo is a fifth-grade student at the school, who had been given a Bible at church as a Christmas gift. It’s his favorite book, so he decided he’d like to read it during the time in class where students are allowed to read anything they choose.

Swornia Thomas is Giovanni’s teacher. On April 8, Thomas told Giovanni he’s not allowed to read the Bible in her class and ordered him to put it away. Giovanni asked her to call his father, Paul Rubeo, about the incident.

Thomas did so, leaving a voicemail that included, “I noticed that he [Giovanni] has a book—a religious book—in the classroom. He’s not permitted to read those books in my classroom.” Rubeo ...


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Classified | USA  Find all comments by Classified
Come on
Freedom of the press
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kjg | Amerika  Protected NameFind all comments by kjg
Sorry, I meant Jobob.
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kjg | Amerika  Protected NameFind all comments by kjg
Joe bob, you got it right-government schools which get their guidelines from Dept of Ed and the NEA. Another word for guidelines is indoctrination.
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JoBob | USA  Find all comments by JoBob
These are not "free" schools nor are they "public" schools. They are government schools and what the government funds it controls. We erred in allowing the government or state for that matter to have control of the local schools. But, in order to get the "free" $$ we were willing to give up control. Freedom is not free so in order to turn things around it's going to cost!
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Lisa B | Amory, MS  Find all comments by Lisa B
What a disgrace. I thought our motto of the U.S. was "One nation under GOD"...
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Will | Illinois  Contact via emailFind all comments by Will
This teacher needs to be fired! If an NBA owner is going to be fired and banned from events for discrimination, this teacher should too!!! Discrimination is discrimination whether it's racial or religion!!!
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Will | Mississippi  Find all comments by Will
Doublespeak at it's finest. Free reading....
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John Yurich USA | USA  Find all comments by John Yurich USA
Christopher000 wrote:
The God of the universe is under assault like never before. I always thought the notion of mankind taking up arms against the creator was crazy. Equally disturbing are men and women crying for rocks to fall upon them to kill them rather than lift up their eyes to God and repent. I can imagine all of this happening now, considering the state of the world and mans growing hatred of the God who has done nothing but love them beyond comprehension.
I found that to be the case as on a Democratic Party discussion forum I told a homsoexual man who claims to be a Christian that unless he repented of his homosexuality that he would be going to Hell for all eternity. And the homosexuality man stated that if he goes to Hell then so be it.
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Christopher000 | Rhode Island  Find all comments by Christopher000
The God of the universe is under assault like never before. I always thought the notion of mankind taking up arms against the creator was crazy. Equally disturbing are men and women crying for rocks to fall upon them to kill them rather than lift up their eyes to God and repent. I can imagine all of this happening now, considering the state of the world and mans growing hatred of the God who has done nothing but love them beyond comprehension.
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John Yurich USA | USA  Find all comments by John Yurich USA
Why don't public schools ban reading of the Koran like they do the Bible? Seems hypocritical. But liberals are hypocrites. Why do public schools keep discriminating against Christians when courts have ruled that reading the Bible in public schools is not against the United States Constitution?
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News Item5/6/14 2:29 AM
GSTexas  Find all comments by GSTexas
So much for "free reading".

Now if the kid was reading the Koran, well Im sure nothing would of been said.

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