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Our lawsuit and secular voter campaign, Sen. Josh Hawley and Gov. Tony Evers

JackShields Our lawsuit and secular voter campaign, Sen. Josh Hawley and Gov. Tony Evers

We at the Freedom From Religion Foundation acted over this past week as a fierce watchdog for the secular Constitution — and received media recognition for that. We filed a major lawsuit against South Carolina officials (including Gov. Henry McMaster) over the unconstitutional funding of a private religious school.  “South Carolina’s appropriation of $1.5 million […]

The week that was, digested just for you seculars

Abort Theocracy The week that was, digested just for you seculars

The news cycle moves with dizzying speed these days. So, for the benefit of those of you who feel like you’re getting whiplash in trying to keep up with state/church and secular developments, here are highlights of the week, digested just for you. Celebrate the rise of the Nones Uncork your champagne bottle! The Pew […]

The flag is risen

Jeff Mollet The flag is risen

America was not founded as a Christian country. The Founding Fathers were actually deeply concerned about the establishment of a national religion. They witnessed the evils of religious persecution under the King of England and recognized government-established religion as one of the many tools of oppression favored by tyrannical regimes. It is why the Establishment […]

Christian nationalism: A look at America’s scariest trend

shutterstock 1889190940 Web Christian nationalism: A look at America’s scariest trend

Christian nationalism is one of the greatest threats to our democratic society — and it has continued to grow at an alarming rate. The embrace of Christian nationalism has blatantly been on display in Pennsylvania in recent days. Two members of the Mid-Atlantic Reformation Society, founded on the basis of educating Americans about the bible’s […]