Amid a national school-funding crisis that has thousands of public school teachers protesting across the country, President Donald Trump and Education Secretary Betsy DeVos continue to push for expanding federally funded private school voucher schemes that would underfund public schools even more.
The U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear arguments in the Muslim ban case April 25. That’s why this month, we’ve been speaking to Muslims (and those targeted because they’re perceived to be Muslim) about how the current political climate is impacting their lives in the United States.
Americans United is proud to be an official partner of the March for Science this Saturday in Washington, D.C., and around the country. We encourage our members, supporters and activists to take part, either in Washington, D.C., or through one of the sister marches around the country.
With his record of anti-Muslim rhetoric and hostility toward the LGBTQ community, women, refugees and others, Mike Pompeo is a poor candidate to be Secretary of State, who represents to the world American ideals of religious freedom and equality.