Separation of Church and State

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The United States of America was founded on the basis of religious freedom. Judgment on the legality of the Separation of Church and State should not be based on one’s religion. The phrase “Separation of church and state” sometimes known as “wall of separation between church and state”, is a phrase used by Thomas Jefferson in understanding the two clauses of the First Amendment to the Constitution of the United States: Establishment Clause and the Free Exercise Clause. The public education system felt the greatest impact as a result of the First Amendment of the Constitution in 1791, when the connection between God and the good of civilization was destroyed. God is slowly being taken of classrooms, ceremonies and even sporting events. The entities of Church and State have not been separated, but it does affect many. When debating the subject, it should not matter what religion you are, but how people’s rights are affected. Since the beginning of time, there have been multiple Supreme Court cases in which people, schools or organizations are going after the right to ban religious affairs in such settings where it should not be exposed, such as public schools. The public education system was established so that children can obtain a good education, whether it is in mathematics, English, science or even religion. The United States is all about embracing diversity, expressing freedom and believing in our own values beyond religious values.
The American education system is one

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