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Religious freedom is a legacy we inherit and pass on to future generations. AU has led the fight to protect it for more than 75 years. Ensure that our work and your values endure by making a tribute gift. We will notify your honoree, or you may request your gift to remain anonymous. Click here to make your tribute gift.

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Church-state separation is the foundation of religious freedom in the United States, protecting many of our most fundamental rights: LGBTQ equality, reproductive freedom, inclusive public education, and more. Now, those freedoms are under threat. Join our movement and pledge to uphold church-state separation.