Equality For All

Civil Rights Leaders Warn Of Constitutional Defects In H.R. 7

A large group of civil right leaders gathered on Capitol Hill today to muster opposition to the Bush administration’s plan for government-funding of religious groups, his so-called "faith-based" initiative.

Education, Civil Rights Leaders Join Norton

Coalition: McCain Amendment Tramples on Home Rule

Progressives Fight To Protect N.J.’s Minors’ Reproductive Health

Lawmakers Attempt to force Parental Notification Heightens Risk for Most Vulnerable

U.S. House Decisively Rejects Vouchers In Two Key Votes On Education Bill

This afternoon, the U.S. House of Representatives voted on two amendments to the reauthorization of the Elementary & Secondary Education Act that would have permitted federal tax dollars to be used for private school vouchers. The first amendment, which failed by a vote of 155-to-273, would have created vouchers through the Title I program for children in public schools that are deemed "failing." The second amendment, which failed 186-to-241, would have created voucher demonstration projects in five public school districts.

Kansas, Move Over!

Louisiana Making Bid to Become Nation’s New Creationism

It’s Not (Just) In Kansas Anymore!

New Report Reveals Creationism-Evolution Conflicts in 28 States

Ultra Right Wing Group Taps Harsh Critics Of Gays To Fight Civil Rights Advancement

The far right nonprofit lobbying group, Concerned Women for America, has taken a giant stride toward becoming one of the nation’s leading Washington groups focused on sullying society’s image of gays and undermining their efforts to achieve equal rights protections.

PFAW VOWS TO FIGHT "HOSTILE CLIMATE" FOR GAYS

18 States Targeted in Push for Hate Crime &

U.S. Supreme Court Decision in Garrett Undermines Effectiveness and Intent of ADA

The 5-4 decision seriously undermines the effectiveness and intent of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Florida Voucher Bill is Unsound

Misguided Education Bills Would Plunge Schools into Budget Chaos

Ashcroft Further Undermines Integrity Claims by Misrepresenting Facts on Desegregation Case

First day of Ashcroft's Testimony Damages his Credibility, says PFAW's Neas

Ralph Neas: Voters Hand Officials a Mandate on Education

While the 2000 presidential campaign season ended as it began, in uncertainty and confusion, in one area the voters' preference couldn't have been clearer

75 Years After Scopes' Conviction, Creationism-Evolution Drama is Recreated in Kansas Theatre

At 7:00 p.m. in the Lied Center on the campus of the University of Kansas, William Jennings Bryan (played by Edward Asner) and Clarence Darrow (portrayed by James Cromwell) will square off again over a topic that has bedeviled American life ever since John Scopes went on trial.

Public Wants Evolution, Not Creationsim, in Science Class, New National Poll Shows

Public sees no contradiction between God and Darwin,
Says creationist ideas can be taught about, but not as science

Far Right Fails to Gather Signatures to Repeal Human Rights Ordinance

"There's no constituency for intolerance in Miami-Dade"

Statement of Ralph Neas at March on Tallahassee Rally

MARCH FOR AFFIRMATIVE ACTION
TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA
March 7, 2000

Ralph G. Neas to Urge Youths to Become Drum Majors for Justice at MLK Jr. Day Rally

Ralph G. Neas, President of People For the American Way Foundation, will call upon young people to commit their lives to bringing justice to their communities and the nation at "Visions of Peace and Justice," a program for African-American and Jewish teenagers commemorating the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Neas will address the youths at the Lincoln Memorial on January 17 at 4:30 p.m.

Federal Court Overturns Ohio Vouchers

Court Strikes Down Public Funds for Religious Schools

People For The American Way Condemns Politics of Hate, Division of Miami-Dade Anti-Gay Initiative

It's now official that conservative groups will launch a signature petition drive seeking to repeal Miami-Dade County's human rights ordinance and People For the American Way has pledged to continue the fight against the anti-gay initiative with the SAVE Dade coalition.

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