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  • Separation of church and state doesn't mean churches must stay out of politics

    In his letter to the editor, "If the church wants to play politics, it should give up its tax-exempt status" (July 6), David Johnson seems to be misrepresenting the separation of church and state. It is clear that our founders believed that people should not be compelled to observe a state religion in order to gain the benefits of citizenship. There is nothing suggesting people must choose between their religion and their rights as citizens. By extension, churches can express views on behalf of their members, just as labor unions can speak for their members.
  • Los Angeles Times Names Book Prize Winners For 2006

    LOS ANGELES, April 27, 2007 – On the eve of the nation's largest public literary festival, the Los Angeles Times tonight applauded the year's most accomplished authors with its 27th Annual Book Prizes ceremony at UCLA's Royce Hall. News anchor Jim...

    Los Angeles Times Book Prizes Kirsch Award Honors William Kittredge

    NEW YORK, March 1, 2007 – William Kittredge has been named the winner of the 27th annual Los Angeles Times Book Prizes' Robert Kirsch Award for lifetime achievement. The award was announced tonight along with the names of the 45 finalists for the 2006...