“Separation of Church and State,” read the following article:
Far More Than Atheism
(This article discusses and defines “secular humanism.”)
“Separation of Church and State,’ watch the following videos: French Secularism
(This video discusses the rise of secularism in France. The transcript is available on the landing page.) Wall of Separation – trailer
(This video discusses separation of church and state in the U.S.) Wall of Separation First 5 Minutes
(This video discusses separation of church and state in the U.S.)
Discuss separation of church and state in France and in America:
Should religion play a role in the United States Government? Does religion already play a role? If so, what role? How do debates about secularism in France compare to those in America?
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