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    Creationists Remain Hard At Work Trying To Block Sound Science Education

    When we fail to teach evolution to our young people, we leave them ill-prepared for the type of instruction they’ll get in college. Secular universities teach evolution upfront and without apology. Students who weren’t exposed to it in high school or who were given just a cursory treatment will be at a disadvantage.
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    Here Are A Few Of The People Helped By Your Donations to Protect Church-State Separation

    Although it’s been a challenging year for religious freedom advocates, we at Americans United have much to be thankful for. Not only do we have dedicated members and supporters, but there are so many brave people who’ve been willing to stand up to power when government officials have trampled their rights.
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    Texas Plans To Keep Telling A Tall Tale About Moses Being A Founding Father

    Yes, Moses was one of history’s most famous law-givers. But the code he delivered to humankind, the Ten Commandments, did not form the basis of our government. The Ten Commandments were designed to regulate the religious and moral behavior of ancient peoples. They’re not a blueprint for government.
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    Thank You For Supporting Church-State Separation!

    Happy Thanksgiving! It’s that time of year when we consider the things for which we are thankful. I know I speak for the entire staff when I say how grateful I am for our supporters’ continued commitment to our critical mission.