Month: May 2014

AU and Church/State Separation Loses with the Supremes

The Supreme Court ruled 5-4 on May 5 that sectarian (inevitably Christian) prayers before town hall meetings are not violations of the separation of church and state.  It is hard to believe that a Jewish or Muslim citizen seeking a

Creationism by Another Name by AU Board Member Kwame Mensah

Most Americans will agree that academic freedom is important in any educational setting. In 1987, the U.S Supreme Court handed down a ruling that invalidated a Louisiana law that required public schools in that state to offer a “balanced treatment”