Last updated on: 6/16/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Freedom From Religion Foundation Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Jan. 2004

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Description:

“Incorporated in 1978 in Wisconsin, the Foundation is a national membership association of freethinkers: atheists, agnostics and skeptics of any pedigree. The Foundation is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization under Internal Revenue Code 501(c)(3). All dues and contributions are deductible for income tax purposes.”

“About FFRF,” www.ffrf.org (accessed Oct. 18, 2007)

Mission:

“The Freedom From Religion Foundation, Inc., is an educational group working for the separation of state and church. Its purposes, as stated in its bylaws, are to promote the constitutional principle of separation of state and church, and to educate the public on matters relating to nontheism.”

“About FFRF,” www.ffrf.org (accessed Oct. 18, 2007)

Other:
Non-profit 501(c)(3) educational organization
Quoted in:
  1. Should School-Sponsored Prayer Be Allowed in Public Schools?
  2. Would Amending the US Constitution to Allow for a Moment of Silence or Voluntary Prayer in Public School Undermine the First Amendment?