Our Beacon Forum

Public schools bow to Catholic Church
By:Richard Dawkins Foundation
Date: Wednesday, 3 April 2019, 7:19 pm

A network of public charter schools in Memphis, Tennessee, signed a lease with the city’s Catholic diocese for classroom space that includes a “morality clause,” an agreement not to teach anything that conflicts with the teachings of the Catholic Church. In doing so, however, they put themselves in conflict with the United States Constitution.