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Barry Lynn comes to Longmont! Church/State Separation debate hosted by LAD

Resolved: Wall separating Church & State has been eroded; should be strengthened

here's the link for tickets (free but necessary as seating is limited) http://www.eventbrite.com/e/debate-god-and-government-tickets-11224178821?utm_campaign=new_eventv2&utm_medium=email&utm_source=eb_email&utm_term=eventurl_text

host: Longmont Area Dems (not affiliated with the state party)

Moderator -- John Vahlenkamp (participating as an individual, not per his employment as managing editor of the local paper)

FOR the Resolution: Rev. Barry Lynn, Executive Director of Americans United for Separation of Church and State Denise Maes, ACLU of Colorado Public Policy Director 

AGAINST the Resolution: 

Michael J. Norton, the senior counsel with the Alliance Defending Freedom at its Regional Service Center in Colorado

Scott Dunn, Longmont attorney and member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic church Hosting organizations: LAD and the Colorado chapter of Americans United for Separation of Church and State Host organizations' representatives:

LAD/Richard Juday

AUCO/Renee Ten Eyck This will be an Oxford-style debate (see http://intelligencesquaredus.org/,

the topic being Proposition: The wall separating Church and State in the US has become eroded and should be strengthened.

We'll lead off with a 15-minute historical perspective by CU's Professor of Religious Studies Ira Chernus http://spot.colorado.edu/~chernus/

This is a free event but as there is limited seating and the expectation of a large attendance, you must secure a ticket through Eventbrite. The Eventbrite information will be made available asap. seating will be from 6PM to 6:30

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