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7 Jan 2021, 6:49 am by LHayes
In The Wake Of Yesterday’s Coup Attempt, Our Nation Needs Accountability LHayes Thu Jan 07, 2021 - 09:49 Authored by Rob Boston Image Let’s be clear about what happened in Washington, D.C., yesterday: It was an attempted coup d’état, an appalling end to four years of rule by a deranged demagogue whose disconnection from reality has so poisoned millions of Americans that some of them,… [read post]
17 Aug 2020, 6:59 am by LHayes
Meet The Winners Of AU’s 2020 Student Essay Contest LHayes Mon, 08/17/2020 - 09:59 Authored by Alicia Johnson Image Americans United was blown away to receive more than 300 submissions to our Student Essay Contest this year, and we’re excited to announce the winners this week. [read post]
26 Apr 2021, 8:30 am by LHayes
Biden Administration Axes Trump-Era HUD Rule That Attacked Transgender Rights LHayes Mon Apr 26, 2021 - 11:30 Authored by Rob Boston Image The administration of former President Donald Trump was notorious for putting into place rules and regulations that harmed LGBTQ people and undermined their rights. [read post]
17 Jul 2020, 8:21 am by LHayes
You Can Help Keep Church And State Separate LHayes Fri, 07/17/2020 - 11:21 Image By Alex Marketos First, the bad news. [read post]
1 Oct 2020, 7:38 am by LHayes
Tennessee Public School System Agrees To Stop Promoting Religion LHayes Thu, 10/01/2020 - 10:38 Authored by Rebecca Rifkind-Brown Image These are unsettled times in the courts with the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, but it’s good to know that advocates of separation of church and state are still winning cases. [read post]
16 Jul 2020, 7:48 am by LHayes
95 Years After The Scopes Trial, Christian Nationalists Still Oppose Teaching Evolution In Public Schools LHayes Thu, 07/16/2020 - 10:48 Authored by Rebecca Rifkind-Brown Image This month we are observing the 95th anniversary of the Scopes Trial, one of the most important religious freedom cases of the 20th century. [read post]
25 Jun 2021, 7:36 am by LHayes
A Televangelist Learns That Religious Freedom Provides No Safe Harbor For His Scam LHayes Fri Jun 25, 2021 - 10:36 Authored by Rob Boston Image In the early days of the coronavirus pandemic, televangelist and longtime flim-flam artist Jim Bakker allowed a “naturopath” to appear on his ministry’s television program to hawk a fake “cure” for the virus. [read post]
30 Jun 2021, 6:36 am by LHayes
AU Mourns The Loss Of Two Amazing Activists LHayes Wed Jun 30, 2021 - 09:36 Authored by Rob Boston Image Americans United lost two champions recently, the kind of quiet, behind-the-scenes activists who make so much of our work possible. [read post]
16 Jun 2021, 6:23 am by LHayes
Florida Public School Moment Of Silence Law Doesn’t Advance Religious Freedom LHayes Wed Jun 16, 2021 - 09:23 Authored by Rob Boston Image Florida Gov. [read post]
15 Jul 2021, 7:10 am by LHayes
The Towering Falsehoods Of Ken Ham LHayes Thu Jul 15, 2021 - 10:10 Authored by Rob Boston Image Creationist Ken Ham is celebrating the fifth anniversary of Ark Encounter, a theme park in Grant County, Ky., based on an alleged replica of Noah’s Ark, by unveiling big plans for an expansion. [read post]
17 Feb 2021, 6:44 am by LHayes
– That Many Christians Who Voted For Biden Aren’t Fundamentalists LHayes Wed Feb 17, 2021 - 09:44 Authored by Rob Boston Image Evangelical pollster George Barna has released an analysis of the voters who supported Joe Biden – and he doesn’t like what he sees. [read post]
15 Jul 2020, 6:22 am by LHayes
Religious Freedom And Racial Justice: A Critical Nexus LHayes Wed, 07/15/2020 - 09:22 Authored by Rachel Laser Image Editor’s note: This blog post by AU President and CEO Rachel Laser originally appeared in the July/August 2020 issue of AU's Church & State magazine. [read post]
29 Jun 2021, 6:19 am by LHayes
Enough Highway Robbery: Secularists Challenge Mississippi’s Religious License Plates LHayes Tue Jun 29, 2021 - 09:19 Authored by Ethan Magistro Image If you live in Mississippi and own a vehicle, you have to pay extra if you don’t want to endorse theism while on the road. [read post]
29 Sep 2020, 8:09 am by LHayes
LHayes Tue, 09/29/2020 - 11:09 Authored by Rob Boston Image Amid the battle over Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s successor, it’s easy to forget that other things are happening out there in the world – and some of them are very troubling. [read post]
28 Jun 2021, 9:37 am by LHayes
Alton Lemon – The Man Behind The 50-Year-Old Lemon Test LHayes Mon Jun 28, 2021 - 12:37 Authored by Liz Hayes Image Fifty years ago today, the Supreme Court issued an opinion that pulled together principles from several decades of religious-freedom court decisions and organized them into a straightforward, comprehensive set of guidelines that would enable other courts to consistently decide church-state… [read post]
30 Apr 2021, 10:12 am by LHayes
77 Organizations Urge New Path Forward For Biden’s White House On Religious Freedom LHayes Fri Apr 30, 2021 - 13:12 Authored by Samantha Sokol Image Under President Joe Biden, the White House’s Office of Faith-Based & Neighborhood Partnerships seems to be moving in a new direction. [read post]
2 Oct 2020, 8:12 am by LHayes
Supreme Court Vacancy LHayes Fri, 10/02/2020 - 11:12 Authored by Liz Hayes Image Federal courts have repeatedly ruled in favor of Bremerton School District in Washington State – agreeing that the district had a right to stop an assistant football coach from praying with players and students at the 50-yard line after games. [read post]
29 Apr 2021, 8:17 am by LHayes
Biden Marks 100 Days In Office LHayes Thu Apr 29, 2021 - 11:17 Authored by Rob Boston Image President Joe Biden has been in office for 100 days. [read post]
10 Dec 2020, 7:10 am by LHayes
Americans United’s Agenda To Restore Religious Freedom: End Religious Discrimination In Health Care LHayes Thu Dec 10, 2020 - 10:10 Authored by Rob Boston Image Editor’s Note: This week and next, “The Wall of Separation” blog will run a series of special posts examining the policy proposals in AU’s “Agenda to Restore & Protect Religious Freedom. [read post]
14 Jul 2020, 8:24 am by LHayes
The Religious Freedom Dilemma: Politics Are A Threat to Reproductive Justice LHayes Tue, 07/14/2020 - 11:24 Authored by Sabrina E. [read post]