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  • Church of the Restoration
    The HUUmanists is an online community
    The HUUmanists is an association of Unitarian Universalist Humanists, which is located in Hamden, Connecticut.The HUUmanists have been around for over forty years, and their online community began in June of 2005.Their mission is, "to...
  • Unaffiliated at 19.6%
    Nothing in particular is on the rise
    "Nothing in particular is on the rise" sounds like an odd way to phrase to the results of the latest Pew Forum results.Areport produced by the Pew Research Center’s Forum on Religion & Public Life was released on October 8,...
  • Unity Picnic 2012
    PhillyCoR to dedicate Unity Picnic in memory of Humanist leader
    The Philadelphia Coalition of Reason (PhillyCoR) is sponsoring their 6th annual Unity Picnic on Sunday July 29th from 1-5 P.M. The gathering of the nine greater Philadelphia non-theist groups will be dedicated in memory of local leader Joe Fox who...
  • Humanists of Florida announce new board appointments
    Humanists of Florida announce new board appointments
    The Humanists of Florida announced yesterday that they have appointed three new board members to fill vacancies that had arisen on the board. The new board members are:Rob Curry, from Pinellas County. Rob is the former executive director for the...
  • Humanism
    The Year Ahead for Humanism in Florida: 2012
    There are several major Humanist events coming to Florida as well as a few major conferences that Humanists from Florida are planning to attend.Moving Secularism Forward: March 1st – 4th 2012: Orlando FLThe Center for Inquiry and the Council...
  • We Are Atheism
    Join the 'We Are Atheism' campaign
    Atheists are learning from our gay friends that in order to change people’s perception, we have to be visible. Just as the gay community has made huge progress in public opinion with various coming out campaigns, a new movement has formed to...
  • Humanism and the Arts at Church of the Restoration
    Humanism and the Arts for April 2011
    The Humanist Association of Tulsa (HAT) and the Church of the Restoration (COR is a Unitiarian Universalist congregation) will present a program called Humanism and the Arts. Humanism and the Arts is scheduled for Friday, April 15, 2011 starting...
  • Secular Cinema
    The first Saturday of April is secular cinema night
    The Humanist Association of Tulsa has scheduled a movie night for film loving Humanists this Saturday, April 2, 2011 at 7:00 PM. The chosen movie is sometimes related to freethought issues, and sometimes not.The attending movie viewers usually...
  • Happy Human
    What does Humanism mean for you?
    Listed below are some of the responses from the online open question, "Humanists, what does Humanism mean for your?" Where I'm from that's just another name for an atheist.Humanism means look within ourselves to find the answer...
  • Mithra is the reason for the season
    Tampa’s Freethinkers too busy to wage a War on Christmas
    With the religious right gearing up for their annual “War on Christmas” fundraising campaigns, I thought I would check around to see if anyone in Tampa was actually waging a war on Christmas that would warrant such defensive measures....
  • Epicurus
    Why Humanists pursue Happiness
    As it is Pursuit of Happiness week, I thought I would write a little bit about why Humanists think pursuing happiness is so important and how we go about it. After all, my new book is called “The Humanist Approach to Happiness: Practical...
  • Ralph Reed with Sarah Palin and Glenn Beck
    What does Ralph Reed want in Florida?
    We are a week away from the mid-term election and as a Humanist I always find it useful to see how the religious right is telling people how to vote so that I can oppose them when applicable.This year’s main resource is the voter guide put...
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    On Faith: Do animals have souls and rights?
    Photo courtesy of the Washington Post Recently, photos of the Gulf oil spill have shown birds covered in oil and this has caused many people to feel a strong sense of compassion for the animals and to realize just how environmentally damaging the...
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    On Faith: Religion and illegal immigration
    Photos courtesy of the Washington Post As an atheist I hear a lot of Christians tell me about God’s absolute views on various issues. Oddly enough, God can't seem to communicate his view on those issues very well. For example, on the issue...