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School Prayer: A Community at War

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"School Prayer: A Community at War" follows one woman's legal battle from 1994 to '96 to stop devotional sessions over the intercom in a Mississippi county's public schools. "The issue," she says, "is that my children's rights were being violated." Prayer, counters an opponent, is "a part of us. It's part of everything we do."

Critic reviews for School Prayer: A Community at War

... what makes this ''P.O.V.'' documentary more than a familiar celebration of civil liberties is its portrait of the townsfolk.

November 30, 2017 | Full Review…

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