Americans United intern Emily Midyette attended the Oregon high school that recently was in the news for allegedly discriminating against LGBTQ students and forcing at least one of them to read the Bible in school as punishment. Midyette discusses some of the other church-state separation problems she experienced at North Bend High School.
Americans United is excited to welcome our team of 2018 summer interns! These passionate students hail from across the U.S. and are eager to contribute to upholding the constitutional principle of church-state separation. Today they’re sharing why they chose to spend their summer gaining firsthand experience in church-state separation advocacy.
Believe it or not, it’s already August. And that means many of Americans United’s interns are wrapping up their church-state separation projects and getting ready to go back to school. Here’s what they have to say about their time with AU.