Atheist Group Complains That Kanye's Gospel Performance in Jail Is an 'Egregious' Violation
Rapper Kanye Westâs visit to two Harris County jails in Houston last week drew fire from an atheist group, who claimed in a letter that his concerts for the inmates were an âegregiousâ violation of the Constitution.
West, who is a recent convert to Christianity, performed some songs from his gospel-rap album âJesus is King,â which debuted No. 1 on the Billboard charts earlier this month.
The Freedom from Religion Foundation alleged in a letter to Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez that Westâs performance in one jail for male inmates, followed by another for females in a separate facility nearby, were âunconstitutional.â...
Oy vey, dumbkopfs, the Constitution guarantees freedom OF religion, not freedom FROM religion. Since your organization seems to like alliteration, why donât you change your name to Fools for Freedom from Fetters (Psalms 14:1 and 2:2-3)?