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Removal of transgender protection laws violates state/church separation

The Freedom From Religion Foundation is deeply troubled by the Trump administration’s recent removal of antidiscrimination laws protecting transgender students. On Wednesday, Feb. 22, the Departments of Education and Justice reversed the federal protections set by the Obama administration, which allowed transgender students in public schools to use the washrooms corresponding with their gender identity. […]

FFRF wants Okla. blasphemy ordinance struck out

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The Freedom From Religion Foundation wants a blasphemy law in a town in Oklahoma taken off the books. FFRF was contacted by a concerned local citizen about an ordinance in the city of Edmond that criminalizes blasphemy against Christianity. Ordinance 8.12.090 in the City of Edmond Code of Ordinances states: It shall be unlawful and […]

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Pa. school district agrees to remove Ten Commandments monument

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VIDEO WGAL (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania) By Lori Burkholder Read more here

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School district pays over $40K to atheist group, removes Ten Commandments to end lawsuit

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Christian PostBy Michael Gryboski Read more here

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Western Pa. school agrees to remove Ten Commandments monument which stood since 1957

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Penn Live (Central Pennsylvania) By David Winner Read more here

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Belle Plaine veterans memorial to be restored in matter of days

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Star Tribune (Minneapolis, Minnesota)By Liz Sawyer Read more here

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Virginia town drops plans to visit Ark Encounter following atheist complaint

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Christian TimesBy Jardine Malado Read more here

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Atheist forces school to drop Ten Commandments

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Fox NewsBy Todd Starnes Read more here

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Pa. school commandments marker to be removed due to FFRF lawsuit

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The Freedom From Religion Foundation is delighted to announce the successful settlement of a longstanding federal lawsuit challenging a 6-foot Ten Commandments monument in front of a Pennsylvania public high school. FFRF, a national state/church watchdog, along with a student and parent, Marie Schaub, filed suit in September 2012. Schaub, an atheist, ultimately withdrew her daughter from Valley […]

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Nonbelief Relief announces first grants for year

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Nonbelief Relief, a humanitarian agency for atheists, agnostics, freethinkers and their supporters to improve this world — “our only world” — has announced its first donations for 2017. Its donations to begin off this year are: • $5,000 to the International African American Museum being built at the site of the Charleston, S.C., wharf where more than […]

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