- Religious freedom means students can attend public school without being forced to pray, pressured to adopt religious beliefs or encouraged to engage in religious activities. Students can pray, read the Bible and talk about their religion if they choose, but it must be student-led and initiated, voluntary and non-disruptive.
A federal judge ordered the Trump administration to respond to a request by Americans United and our allies for reports used to justify Muslim Ban 3.0.
There’s no doubt that religious freedom was under attack in 2017 and religious minorities especially faced many threats to their religious freedom.
It’s January, and that means state legislatures around the country are coming back in session. As of today, legislatures in 27 states and two territories have gaveled in. Another six start tomorrow. We’ll be working to defend religious freedom in each one of them.
Katherine Stewart, a friend of Americans United and author of the very compelling book The Good News Club: The Christian Right’s Stealth Assault on America’s Children, penned an
Today Americans United is launching its 2018 Student Essay Contest!
The Trump Administration Is Claiming To Care About Iranians It Doesn't Deem Worthy Of Entering The Country
For days, Iranians have been protesting in large numbers against a variety of oppressive economic, social and religious policies – marking the largest protests in the country since the
Yesterday, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that it is changing longstanding policy in order to allow the government to use taxpayer money to rebuil