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MAY 09, 2014 - Huffington Post

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Pledge Of Allegiance In Public Schools Doesn't Discriminate Against Atheists, Court Says

The Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts ruled Friday that reciting the Pledge of Allegiance in public schools does not discriminate against atheists, despite containing the words "under God." According to the AP, the court ruled in Doe v. Acton-Boxborough Regional School District that the phrase "under God" reflects a patriotic practice and is not necessarily religious. “Although the words 'under God' undeniably have a religious tinge, courts that have considered the history of the pledge and the presence of those words have consistently concluded that the pledge, notwithstanding its ... Read More

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