The Latest from Americans United

  • graham
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    Religious Right Orders GOP To Put Kavanaugh On The Supreme Court

    Notice one thing about all of the comments by these self-appointed guardians of morality: Not one of them has expressed one iota of concern for what happened to Ford. Her trauma and pain mean nothing to them, nor does the considerable risk she undertook by stepping forward to tell her story.
  • VVS crowd
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    Values Voter Summit 2018: The More Things Change, The More They Stay The Same

    The Values Voter Summit should serve as motivation for me and everyone else who believes in church-state separation. As long as there is a VVS and people who want to undermine religious freedom, there will be an Americans United for Separation of Church and State and likeminded supporters who are determined to protect it.
  • bio class
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    A Creationist Was Asked To Review Arizona’s Science Standards. What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

    Creationists have been trying to water down evolution in public schools at least since the Scopes trial. And they only pretend to be champions of critical thinking. Their plan is to offer students a choice between accepted, verifiable science and an account based on a narrow, fundamentalist interpretation of the Bible that even plenty of Christians reject.
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    Instead Of Banning Books, Let’s Ban Censorship

    Bookstores haven’t been the censors’ target for a long time. These days, it’s public libraries and public schools that feel the heat. The ALA reported 416 censorship attempts in 2017. Of the top 10 books most frequently targeted, half of them deal with LGBTQ themes.