AU strives for an America that respects the rights of all people to worship, or not, as you see fit but with the understanding that our laws must not be based on dogma. Nor must religion be used as a weapon to harm others or take away their rights.
Americans United for Separation of Church and State today applauded Gov. Nathan Deal’s veto of a “religious freedom bill” that would have sanctioned discrimination in Georgia. “We thank the governor for his veto,” said the Rev. Barry W. Lynn, executive director of Americans United.