The Latest from Americans United
- Blog PostConservative religious groups are attempting to redefine religious freedom to mean the freedom to discriminate against those who don’t share your religious beliefs. It boils down to religious freedom for all versus religious freedom for a select few. What are we to do about it? Here are some thoughts.
- Blog PostThese Religious Right activists never hesitate to judge an LGBTQ person, a political progressive, a feminist or a non-believer. They’re quick to assail anyone who engages in “ungodly” behavior. Yet they say nothing about President Trump’s transgressions.
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In the Last Moments Of Their Legislative Sessions, Kansas And Oklahoma Put Religious Discrimination Ahead Of KidsState legislatures in both Kansas and Oklahoma passed bills that would allow state-funded child-placing agencies to use religion to justify denying children homes and discriminating against prospective parents. The bills now go to the states' Republican governors for approval.
- Blog PostPopularly elected officials can’t always be relied upon to protect the religious freedom of all. Lehigh County, Pa., for instance, has a county seal and flag that prominently features a Christian cross.