[Ed. – The ACLU’s appalling announcement that it will no longer defend religious freedom, on the heels of the Supreme Court’s decision to declare same sex marriage a “right,” has no doubt emboldened the NEA on this. See emphasized passage. The NEA wants to brainwash your kids about this.]
The National Education Association’s annual representative assembly, meeting this week in Orlando, will vote on Friday or Saturday to take a stand against religious freedom in America.
It’s just the latest in radical leftist political action by the nation’s largest union with approximately 3 million members. In many states, teachers are compelled to join the union in order to hold a job, so the NEA is already well acquainted with strong-arm tactics.
New Business Item A, submitted by the NEA Board of Directors itself, states:
“The NEA will develop educational materials for its state affiliates and members about the potential dangers of so-called ‘religious freedom restoration acts’ or RFRAs, which may license individuals and corporations to discriminate on the theory that their religious beliefs require such actions.