Latest Muslim religion and U.S. public school issues get heated, summarized by CNSNews.com
July 11, 2007 – TheScroogeReport.com Post
Decisions by public schools and colleges to provide special prayer times or to make other allowances for Muslim students have raised eyebrows — but not all groups that oppose expressions of religion in the public domain are speaking out.
Some religious liberty advocates — who have long battled efforts to purge government of religious displays, Bible readings and graduation prayers — regard the Muslim-accomodation trend as an opportunity that should be seized.
In one instance, the University of Michigan is preparing to spend $25,000 to install two footbaths at its Dearborn campus to accommodate Muslim students wanting to wash their feet before prayers.