Atheist Group Complains That Kanye's Gospel Performance in Jail Is an 'Egregious' Violation
Rapper Kanye Westâ€™s 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 â€śegregiousâ€ť violation of the Constitution.
West, who is a recent convert to Christianity, performed some songs from his gospel-rap album â€śJesus is King,â€ť 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 Westâ€™s performance in one jail for male inmates, followed by another for females in a separate facility nearby, were â€śunconstitutional.â€ť...
Oy vey, dumbkopfs, the Constitution guarantees freedom OF religion, not freedom FROM religion. Since your organization seems to like alliteration, why donâ€™t you change your name to Fools for Freedom from Fetters (Psalms 14:1 and 2:2-3)?