Mar 12, 2018“The government must not allow religion to be used as a basis to deny women access to birth control to which they are legally entitled,” said Rachel K. Laser, AU executive director. “Our goal today is to find out what’s going on at the University of Notre Dame and determine what steps need to be taken to ensure that students and faculty have seamless access to the full range of contraception.”
Mar 09, 2018“Today is a good day for religious freedom in Massachusetts,” said Rachel Laser, AU's executive director. “Money taken from the taxes of all citizens should go to funding projects for the public good, not religious imagery in houses of worship.”
Mar 07, 2018“Religious freedom should never be used as a basis to discriminate against people and deny their basic human rights,” said Rachel Laser, executive director of Americans United. “The court’s decision rights a grievous wrong and protects our core values of religious freedom, fairness and equality."
Feb 28, 2018We respect that many people revere Billy Graham, but he also did things that are greatly troubling. Our position is that Graham should not lie in honor at the U.S. Capitol.
Feb 27, 2018“Like the rights of all Americans, the rights of prisoners should never depend on whether they believe in a divine authority. Prisons should give Humanist inmates the same rights that other inmates have to observe and study their beliefs," said Americans United Associate Legal Director Alex J. Luchenitser.