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HICKS: Interpeting rules of religion rights
Simply put, a faithful people will resist the intrusion of the government into their lives, while a secular society will embrace government as its supreme authority. That shift is essential to the “remaking” of America now under way.
Except, it seems, in places like Port Wentworth, where they’re still praying over their chicken and rice and they know God is far from apathetic.
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