2017

3 Important Supreme Court Cases Regarding Separation Of Church And State

The separation of church and state is a central concept in political history, and one that continues to inform discussions about the roles of religion and government in daily, modern life. The phrase itself is taken from a letter that Thomas Jefferson wrote to a group of Connecticutt Baptists, but it has been used since in a number of Supreme Court cases to illustrate the intent of the Establishment Clause of the First Amendment.

Things To Consider When Reading World War II Novels

World War II, which is often abbreviated as WWII and commonly known as the Second World War, lasted six years and a day. Starting on the first day of September in 1939 until the Allied victory on September 2, 1945, World War II left permanent changes on society in many countries around the world. WWII fiction novels typically focus on some aspects or time periods within the war. Here are some things to consider when reading WWII fiction novels.