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Greater Phoenix AU Hosts Dr. Andrew Jackson

On Sunday, April 14, at 2:00 PM, the Greater Phoenix Chapter is hosting Dr. Andrew Jackson, an advocate for the religious clauses of the first amendment of the Constitution. Dr. Jackson will talk about the definition of the term “religion” and its application to the religious clauses of the first amendment. He will also address the historical and modern usage of the phrase, “separation of Church and State”, and how this phrase is out-of-date in light of our religiously pluralistic society. Read more

Winston-Salem AU Joins Protest of Good News Club

This Saturday, March 9, from 9 AM to 3 PM, Winston-Salem AU chapter members and supporters are encouraged to join with Forsyth Area Critical Thinkers (FACT), to demonstrate against the Good News Club event to be held at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds. FACT President Steve Hewitt informs us they will be setting up in the fairgrounds, off Deacon Blvd, at 9 AM at the Archway to the Coliseum just outside the Education Building. Read more