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  • One Organization, Seven Decades, Ten Epic Battles

    February 2018 Church & State

    Americans United for Separation of Church and State was formed by a coalition of leaders from religious, educational and fraternal communities late in 1947. Last year, the organization celebrated seven decades of activism.

    By 1948, AU, fully staffed and head­­­quartered in Washington, D.C., was taking on a host of church-state battles – and people were taking note. A front page article…