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DVAU meetings scheduled now through 2011






A message from DVAU Vice-President, Janice Rael To all members and supporters of the Delaware Valley Chapter of Americans United for Separation of Church and State: Thanks to the hard work of our new President, Ed Joyce, DVAU has meetings booked throughout the rest of 2010 and all of 2011 for our Philadelphia and Bucks […]




“Strange Bedfellows: Politics and Religion” Unitarian Church, Cherry Hill 10/10/10






The Philadelphia Separation of Church and State Meetup Group "Strange Bedfellows: Politics and Religion" Sun, October 10, 10:15am – 11:30am In the midst of the mid-term election season, the question of how social issues, religion, and politics intersect is alive and with us. Join us this Sunday as Rev. Mishra creates a pulpit dialogue with […]




Pledge of Allegiance vs. the Establishment Clause






For Immediate Release Contact: Janice Rael (856) 881-1816 or vice@dvau.org Pledge of Allegiance vs. the Establishment Clause Noted attorney to provide an update three years after a landmark case before the U.S. Supreme Court Attorney Paul Grosswald will present an update of one of the most controversial Establishment Clause cases ever to reach the U.S. […]




DVAU Chapter Update‏ – September 2010






A message from DVAU President Ed Joyce: Greetings, DVAU has been very active and I want to provide an update of chapter activities. First, I want to let everyone know that if you didn’t attend the last Bucks County Committee meeting you missed an excellent lecture and discussion. We viewed the second in a four […]




DVAU/Philly Meeting: Paul Grosswald “One Nation… Indivisible?”






The Delaware Valley Chapter of Americans United for Separation of Church and State will host a speaker meeting on Thursday, September 23, 2010, 7pm. DVAU has not met in Center City Philadelphia for quite some time prior to our recent reorganization. It is with great pleasure that we bring back Attorney Paul Grosswald to speak […]




DVAU/SJ panel discussion, The Trouble with Tuition Tax Credits






The South Jersey Committee of the Delaware Valley Chapter of Americans United for Separation of Church and State will host a panel discussion featuring members of the “No Vouchers NJ” Coalition. Members of the panel will explain the opposition to the tuition tax credit bills known as the “Opportunity Scholarship Act,” NJ S1872/A2810. Americans United […]




DVAU/Bucks “School Prayer and the Establishment Clause” video & chat






The next Bucks County meeting of the Delaware Valley Chapter of Americans United for Separation of Church & State will be held Tuesday, September 7, 7:00 pm, at the Doylestown Library located at 150 S. Pine St., Doylestown, Pa 18901. We will begin the meeting with a review of chapter activity followed by a discussion […]




DVAU September 2010 Events






A message from DVAU President Ed Joyce: Greetings, The next Bucks County meeting of the Delaware Valley Chapter of Americans United for Separation of Church & State will be held Tuesday, September 7, 7:00 pm, at the Doylestown Library located at 150 S. Pine St., Doylestown, Pa 18901. We will begin the meeting with a […]




DVAU Mailing List






We had a slight mailing list snafu with our automated program. But we’d still like to you to sign up to receive communications from DVAU. If you would like to be on the Delaware Valley Chapter email newsletter list, please send your email address to us at info@dvau.org. Optional information: Name, address, phone, Region (Bucks, […]




AU blog: “We must not Vouch for Discrimination” NJ action alert!






Americans United for Separation of Church and State urges citizens to oppose school vouchers programs, which put taxpayers in the position of financing religiously-based discrimination. http://blog.au.org/2010/06/22/religious-schools-and-bias-america-must-not-vouch-for-parochial-discrimination/ It’s okay for religious groups and schools to hire/fire based on their doctrine, as long as they don’t expect taxpayers to foot the bill. NJ residents can voice their […]