February 7, 2019

I’m accustomed to being a villain. As an attorney at the Freedom From Religion Foundation, it’s part of our job description. We’re used to being unjustly vilified. Read more

February 1, 2019

In the service of our mission, we at the Freedom From Religion Foundation were more resilient than the U.S. Postal Service in enduring the polar vortex. Read more

January 28, 2019

It is very difficult to teach the bible objectively and critically, as the First Amendment would require. For instance, when the class comes to the four gospels that so few Americans can name, the only objective educated position is that Jesus was not born of a virgin, that this clear myth results from a mistranslation of the Hebrew word almah meaning “young girl,” not virgin. This was mistranslated into Greek as parthenos, “virgin,” even though there is a different Hebrew word for virgin. Read more

January 25, 2019

Our spirits have been further bolstered by a couple of recent victories. The Chino Valley School Board in California decided not to further challenge our appeals court victory to the U.S. Supreme Court. Read more

January 18, 2019

We’re celebrating a major victory for the Constitution and minority rights. Just yesterday, a reconstituted school board in Chino Valley, Calif., has decided not to appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court our victory at the 9th Circuit over its prayerful meetings. Read more

January 11, 2019

We sent missives to school districts surrounding Ken Ham’s pet follies (the Ark Encounter and Creation Museum) warning them against organizing trips to these religiously propagandizing theme parks. Read more

January 4, 2019

A New Year cause for merry-making is a constitutional victory we obtained in North Carolina when we ensured an end to a public school’s unconstitutional advertising of weekly religious services at a local church. Read more

December 28, 2018

We are very proud to announce that we have been awarded our ninth consecutive 4-star rating from Charity Navigator. This means we’ve taken steps to be accountable, transparent and financially healthy. Read more

December 21, 2018

Today is the day we turn the corner from darkness toward light. One shining example of this came early week, as FFRF was on the winning side of an important appeals court ruling. Read more

December 14, 2018

When the city of Ozark in Missouri initially agreed with our constitutionally sound request to remove a lighted cross from a public park, it caused an uproar. Read more

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