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Triumphant wins and media waves

Triumphant wins and media waves

We had a significant appeals court victory on behalf of the First Amendment and aggrieved parents, students and employees of a stubbornly religious California school board.

A win-win moment for secularism and a cafe

Screen Shot 2018 07 26 at 9.55.19 AM A win-win moment for secularism and a cafe

Once again, the Freedom From Religion Foundation is the subject of a conservative media feeding frenzy. This time it is over a complaint to an Ohio restaurant for its “church bulletin” discount. The Starters Cafe in Cheviot, Ohio, offered a 10 percent discount on Sundays to customers who brought in a church bulletin. The discount […]

Don’t ‘discount’ civil rights, despite ‘Daily Show’ spin

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Way back in August, Mary’s Gourmet Diner in Winston-Salem, N.C., agreed with the Freedom From Religion Foundation that all of its customers should be treated equally instead of some receiving a 15% discount for “praying in public.” FFRF Staff Attorney Liz Cavell had contacted the diner after receiving multiple complaints to inform it that anyone’s […]

Don’t ‘discount’ civil rights

‘Cautious, careful people always casting about to preserve their reputation and social standing, never can bring about a reform. Those who are really in earnest must be willing to be anything or nothing in the world’s estimation, and publicly and privately, in season and out, avow their sympathy with despised and persecuted ideas and advocates, […]