Ah i see, i did not realise it was that extensive.
i'm talking about in schools. in french schools you aren't allowed to wear
-judaique cross (hope that was right)
or any other large noticable objects that might show your religous beliefs. the only people who hada problem with it were the muslims with the headscarf, which is why it was talked about the most in the media.
Strict constructionists of the Constitution for the United States of America use words as written to mean what they say. For example, the object of the preposition "of" in the Establishment Clause is "religion," not church. Therefore, the prohibition against Congress relates to laws that would establish "religion," which includes all ideas and practices respecting "religion," not just church. In other words, says the strict constructionist, if the First Congress had meant to restrict the prohibition merely to the establishment of a church, it would have used those words