The Latest from Americans United
- Blog PostThe separation of church and state is the linchpin of religious liberty in our country. A state commission in Florida, however, wants to repeal the provisions in its state constitution that protect that freedom.
- Blog PostA federal appeals court issued a welcome decision: A Michigan funeral home violated an antidiscrimination law when it cited religious beliefs as justification for firing a transgender employee.
- Blog PostA Heritage Foundation-backed bill would create education savings accounts – otherwise known as private school vouchers – for military-connected students. Our public dollars should fund the public schools that serve the majority of our students, including our military-connected students.
- Press Release
Americans United Hails Appeals Court Decision That Mich. Funeral Home Can’t Discriminate Against Transgender Employee“Religious freedom should never be used as a basis to discriminate against people and deny their basic human rights,” said Rachel Laser, executive director of Americans United. “The court’s decision rights a grievous wrong and protects our core values of religious freedom, fairness and equality."