Finding Common Ground columns from The Tennessean December 1999

Thursday, January 1, 1970

    Rhode Island was first to grant religious freedom

    Guidance on religion in schools

    How plastic reindeer tarnish sacred symbols

    Holidays provide schools occasion to teach about religions

    Publications by Charles Haynes

    • Finding Common Ground: A First Amendment Guide to Religion and Public Education

    • A Parent’s Guide to Religion in the Public Schools

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