Vol 3, Issue 3

The banner displayed before the football game on Oct. 5, 2012 in Kountze, TX. The issue of whether the high school's cheerleaders can display signs with religious messages at football games has been the subject of a protracted legal fight.
The banner displayed before the football game on Oct. 5, 2012 in Kountze, TX. The issue of whether the high school's cheerleaders can display signs with religious messages at football games has been the subject of a protracted legal fight.

Texas Supreme Court: Cheerleaders Can Move Forward With Bible Verse Suit

An East Texas cheerleading squad suing for their right to wave religious banners at football games will be allowed to continue with their lawsuit, the Texas Supreme Court announced in a unanimous opinion.

Patriann Smith is an assistant professor of language, diversity and literacy studies at Texas Tech University.
Patriann Smith is an assistant professor of language, diversity and literacy studies at Texas Tech University.

The Q&A: Patriann Smith

In this week's Q&A, we interview Patriann Smith, an assistant professor of language, diversity and literacy studies at Texas Tech University.

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