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Churches kicked out of New York public schools, pastors protest

By Melissa Kimiadi, Deputy Director for A Journey through NYC religions.

Wave after wave they cross the street. The people kneel, start to pray. And then handcuffs are thrown on. It is orderly, almost breathtaking in its poignancy. It is a plan of desperation. A sad tribute to misguided city government policies to eliminate religious groups from housing projects and public …