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RELIGION: What’s the link to white supremacism?

Letter by Emelyn S. McKay, University Place on June 6, 2011 at 11:19 am | 16 Comments »
June 6, 2011 3:21 pm

Re: “Court lets inmate fight for racist literature” (TNT, 6-4).

Is a convicted murderer entitled to receive hate-filled white supremacist material? A lower court says no. But the sixth U.S. Circuit Court of appeals ruled that barring the prisoner from receiving the mailings may violate a federal law “that strengthens religious freedom in prison.”

If there’s a connection between hate-filled white supremacist material and religion I’m missing it.

No wonder our courts are backlogged.

 

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