Is It Constitutionally Permissible To Issue Education Vouchers To Children Attending Religiously Based Private and Parochial Schools?

by Fr. Charles Irvin June 1998 DECONSTRUCTING THE WALL The legislature of the State of Michigan, with the Governor’s active participation, has divested the State’s public schools from local property tax support. With that divestment other fundamental questions have arisen as to the future direction of Michigan’s public schools. Curricula Continue Reading →

Voucher Battlegrounds

by Fr. Charles Irvin June 1998 Michigan, I fearlessly forecast, will soon become one of America’s great battlegrounds over school voucher proposals. The anti-voucher, anti-choice people who appear to be horrified at the idea that poor, inner-city, nonwhite kids may be given real educational choices are stepping up their war Continue Reading →

Arguing the Spiritual Case

by Fr. Charles Irvin October,1998 Arguing The Spiritual Case Against Proposal B: For T.V. Debate In Flint, Michigan, On Thursday 7 October 1998 The forthcoming referendum on Proposal B presents the electorate of Michigan with a clear opportunity to return to the purpose and intent of our nation’s Declaration of Continue Reading →