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Thursday, December 6th, 2012

Freethought San Marcos: Nearly half of Austin area city councils violate religious liberty

— Freethought San Marcos: A column by LAMAR W. HANKINS  An on-line review of agendas from 30 Austin-area communities reveals that almost half of area city councils use their elected positions to promote religion. Of those 30 towns and cities, 14 begin their meetings with invocations (usually prayers) according to their agendas. While nearly 47%