Charles C. Haynes commentaries


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Freedom takes strong stomachs, but many of us have indigestion
By Charles C. Haynes Survey shows Americans still have trouble endorsing specific First Amendment liberties they claim to support overall.   07.11.04

Is Europe’s ‘Godless constitution’ good for religion?
By Charles C. Haynes Government appropriations of God, whether in pledges or constitutions, are no favor to religious faith.   06.27.04

Religion and politics: battling over Kerry’s Catholic credentials
By Charles C. Haynes Catholics' 'family argument' spilling into national debate, risks politicizing church.   06.13.04

Confederate flags in public schools: Teach the controversy
By Charles C. Haynes Though rebel symbol can legally be barred from school in certain circumstances, it's better to engage the issues behind the dispute.   06.06.04

Religious litmus test in Texas: unjust, unconstitutional
By Charles C. Haynes In deciding tax-exempt status for religious groups, government cannot apply theological criteria.   05.30.04

Religion hasn't been 'kicked out' of schools
By Charles C. Haynes In fact, over past decade it has kicked back in — so let's stop unfairly demonizing public schools.   05.23.04