Last updated on: 6/30/2010 | Author: ProCon.org

Americans United for Separation of Church and State (AU) Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
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No position found as of June 30, 2010

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Description:

“Americans United for Separation of Church and State was founded in 1947 by a broad coalition of religious, educational and civic leaders…

Americans United believes that all Americans have the constitutional right to practice the religion of their choice (or refrain from taking part in religion) as individual conscience dictates. The government must remain neutral on religious questions. This has been a guiding principle of Americans United since the organization was founded.”

Americans United for Separation of Church and State website (accessed Aug. 13, 2007)

Mission:

“Americans United (AU) is a nonpartisan organization dedicated to preserving the constitutional principle of church-state separation as the only way to ensure religious freedom for all Americans.”

Americans United for Separation of Church and State website (accessed Aug. 13, 2007)

Other:
Non-profit