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Freedom Of Religion Means Any Religion

Freedom of Religion, means any religion. It happened in Salem, and it is still happening. Religious prejudice is still thriving in the United States today, even though the first amendment of our country’s constitution protect those who believe differently. And it is a lot more major than some people think. In Salem, the prejudice was against what they called witches. The Protestants believed they were committing Heresy. Today people if all parts of the world still practice Witchcraft. Some of those people practice the craft for the religion in it, others just for the fact they want to call themselves “Witches”. Even if people don’t like it, and most don’t, Wicca has been recognized as a religion, and is on the move to being just as large as the Islamic or Buddhist faiths. Even if the Wiccan religion has been recognized as a major religion, the practitioners of it are still persecuted and taunted for their beliefs. People are afraid. They refer to witches as “evil” hags that they remember in the faery tales of their youth. The ones that would ride on brooms across a full moon with a black cat as their accomplice. Much to their surprise, the people that practice the Craft are not in fact, evil. Power beads, herbal teas, aromatherapy. All of these modern day things originate from the Craft. So when in fact people may preach against witches, they themselves might be consumers of what witches have started. And then, the people who preach against it, are actually for it. They themselves in the simple act of fixing a cup of chamomile tea for their head ache, power beads for luck, are practicing the Craft. The people that preach against are quite harmless. They’re easy for practitioners to brush off. Unfortunately there are the people who aren’t as harmless. They are the ones that practitioners have to worry about Gavin & Yvonne Frost , have definitely gotten to know those hazardous people. Count...

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