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First Five 3.5.20 Feature
Conditions of Possibility for Religious Freedom

Americans agree that freedom of religion or belief is a fundamental right, and as Americans, we should urge the government to do everything it can to create the conditions that make it possible for people of all religions and none to exercise that fundamental right.
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First Five Voices Feature
Lifting Every Voice in Religious Freedom

It is important to explore religious freedom through the lens of African American perspectives because we must lift every voice that has been impacted by religious discrimination and bigotry.
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Don’t Get Stuck on Prayers in Public Schools

It’s time we stop reducing complex questions of religion and education to political debates about prayer.
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