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I've already written about some of the obvious contradictions and hypocrisy in Trump's convenient response to allegations of misconduct toward women by powerful white men and powerless black men. The New York Times has more examples of how hypocritically he applies those standards even to the ...
The conference is "an all-day event that will center the sociopolitical insight, leadership, and strategies of secular, humanist, and atheist activists of color ... For more information on this all day event "dedicated to connecting Secular Humanist values with strategies for transformational social justice through ...

"Does a Secular Humanist who follows his or her heart and lives in general by the 'Golden Rule' have a chance of seeing Heaven, Paradise, gaining eternal life, etc., without the aid or direction of a Holy Book, organized religion, or the guidance of a pastor, minister, priest, imam, rabbi, holy man or woman?".
Is Secular Humanism and socialist public policy infecting the highest levels of the Catholic Church, and weakening its commitment to human life? Other actions taken by Pope Francis raise even more concerns. In August 2016, Francis appointed Archbishop Vincenzo Paglia as president of the Vatican's ...
News emanating from the Vatican caught my attention this week. In an interview with Vatican Insider, Argentinean Bishop Marcelo Sanchez Sorondo -- the chancellor of the Vatican's Pontifical Academy of science -- proclaimed the People's Republic of China as the country which is "implementing Catholic ...
Atheism hasn't been well served by some of its more shrill adherents in recent years. In his new book, the philosopher John Gray tries to correct that lack by exploring the rich, complex world of non-belief, from the Secular Humanism of Bertrand Russell to the atheism of silence of Spinoza. One of our most ...

At least one public intellectual has come up with a critical read on modern day culture that is worth reviewing, and not just because it will make feminists howl. "Modern works, inspired or influenced by Secular Humanism, can be likened to the divorcee who has deserted the Bridegroom and wandered off into ...
Many conservatives look askance at the nation's universities, listing grievances about liberal bias, political correctness, relaxed social mores, and Secular Humanist ideologies. Evangelicals in particular, have long harbored misgivings about academia, viewing universities as places where faith goes to die.
Does a Secular Humanist who follows his or her heart and lives in general by the 'Golden Rule' have a chance of seeing Heaven, Paradise, gaining eternal life, etc., without the aid or direction of a Holy Book, organized religion, or the guidance of a pastor, minister, priest, imam, rabbi, holy man or woman? Rev. Ray Lanning ...
"We are citizens of the Universe and are excited by discoveries still to be made in the Cosmos." -- Paul Kurtz. Last month, Jennifer Doudna, PhD, was acknowledged for her discovery of the tool for gene editing called CRISPR, a technique with great potential to eradicate disease and feed the hungry.
The major bond among Secular Humanist Jews - besides being fiercely Jewish -- is disbelief in God's existence. Whether atheist, agnostic, or just skeptics, we're not on board even with the metaphorical God described by Reconstructionists as "… the power in the cosmos that … enables human beings to ...
The editorial quotes from Justice David Souter's 2002 minority opinion concerning the Cleveland, Ohio, school voucher program. In that opinion, Justice Souter mentions many world religions. However, he leaves one out, namely Secular Humanism. The word "religion" means "a specific fundamental set of ...
"Knowing Swedish decision-makers and integrating with them has an impact on reaching decision-making bodies," Tara Twana, Kurdish Member of the Stockholm County Council said. Twana, a self-described social democrat and Secular Humanist and Feminist, explained that many in diaspora are capable ...
"We believe that scientific discovery and technology can contribute to the betterment of human life." -- Paul Kurtz. In an exchange with a friend, I was asked who I thought should be Time Magazine's Person of the Year. It was most impressive that this friend correctly predicted the eventual winner(s): "The ...
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The family of five in which I grew up includes individuals who, at one time or another, as adults have been, or are currently, Secular Humanist, Methodist, Jewish, Greek Orthodox, Episcopalian, Quaker, Unitarian, and agnostic. Yet we all have shared a common rock-solid set of core values that cherishes ...
In his book, Listen America, Falwell listed abortion, pornography, homosexuality, divorce, and Secular Humanism as the major ills threatening America. (Note: Through another unintended consequence, I credit Falwell for introducing me to the "ills" of Secular Humanism, which I've identified with ever since.).

"We are deeply concerned with the moral education of our children. We want to nourish reason and compassion." -- Paul Kurtz. In a recent Time special titled, "The science of Childhood (Inside the Minds of Our Younger Selves)," it was stated that at age 6 years, children often ask "What will happen if...".
I mean, all I would say is how has it worked out for us as a country where secular, humanism, and progressivism has supplanted the understanding that without virtue, there is no real freedom. Freedom without virtue is chaos. KILMEADE: But there's a lot of people that don't go to church, and they don't open ...
... as the best route to understanding our planet and its tiny place in the cosmos then you are a naturalist and have taken a significant step in the direction of Secular Humanism. ... Facing the fact that we are but a "blip in cosmic time and space " is difficult for some but is liberating for the Secular Humanist.
In the future I want to spend more time tackling topics related to Secular Humanism, with a greater focus on the humanistic aspects as opposed to the secular aspects ... As a way of getting my readers to know more about various Secular Humanist groups in Latin America I'll enable you to go directly to them!
"We are skeptical of untested claims to knowledge, and we are open to novel ideas and seek new departures in our thinking." - Paul Kurtz. Goddess cults are based on untested claims to knowledge. Each May brings Mother's Day and the veneration of a virgin named Mary as the most excellent woman ever ...
News emanating from the Vatican caught my attention this week. In an interview with Vatican Insider, Argentinean Bishop Marcelo Sanchez Sorondo -- the chancellor of the Vatican's Pontifical Academy of science -- proclaimed the People's Republic of China as the country which is "implementing Catholic ...
Teaching that there is no hope of anything but the here and now, Secular Humanism, and its fatalistic views which include no God, no afterlife and no purpose in life have left the masses hopeless to embrace a philosophy of eat, drink and be merry, for tomorrow we die. Is it any wonder why so many today ...
I served a satisfying three years as executive director of the Council for Secular Humanism, working with and for leading atheists like Paul Kurtz and Tom Flynn. Then, a few years later, I served for over two years as the president of American Atheists, with bright, inspiring colleagues like Kathleen Johnson ...
There's an early scene in first-time narrative feature director Margaret Betts' Novitiate -- a Secular Humanist drama about the religious passion of nuns, set in Tennessee in 1964 -- in which a teenage novice laughingly admits that Audrey Hepburn in The Nun's Story inspired her to devote her life to the ...
Nonetheless, we all must ditch the rose-tinted spectacles of John Lennon's ballad, "Imagine". Solzhenitsyn's "The Gulag Archipelago" and Huxley's "Brave New World" are far more accurate, sobering accounts of Secular Humanist societies. A militant thoroughly secular, thoroughly humanist North Korea ...
"We are deeply concerned with the moral education of our children. We want to nourish reason and compassion." -- Paul Kurtz. In a recent Time special titled, "The science of Childhood (Inside the Minds of Our Younger Selves)," it was stated that at age 6 years, children often ask "What will happen if...".
Salting our roads -- and water and fields · Mark Clark's body in morgue unclaimed; family never notified · 8453 · Medicaid expansion helps more women · 8433 · 8431 · 8429 · 8435 · 8427 · 8425 · Reflections From A Secular Humanist · 8420 · 8418 · 8415 · 8411 · 8409 · 8407 · 8405 · 8400 · Food nutrients ...
... been built largely on a Judeo-Christian ethos, but have begun to cast off its 'shackles' in favour of a no-holds-barred Secular Humanist system ...
As we don't have religious text to claim as our moral guidance, atheists often turn to what's referred to as Secular Humanism or secular moral ...
THE Catholic Church has accused the Secular Humanist Society Scotland (HSS) of peddling "cynical and disingenuous" claims that its funeral ...
... their minds once they've been shown the way to the enlightenment of Secular Humanism), or are just evil kulaks F-CKING WHITE MALES that ...
evolution teaches that there is no Creator. Secular Humanism teaches that man has the answer and death simply leads to an end of being.
Chris Stedman, author of Faitheist: How an atheist Found Common Ground with the religious, will speak on "Encountering Secular Humanism" ...
South Texas atheists for Reason (STAR) (http://www.southtexasatheistsforreason.org) is a group of positive people who are Secular Humanist ...
Moral relativism, in vogue in America for decades as the moral bedmate of Secular Humanism, teaches that there is no absolute truth: that ...
One of the candidates was Audra Killingsworth, a proud Secular Humanist and member of both the American Humanist Association and ...
The center unites students of different beliefs, including Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Judaism, Buddhism and Secular Humanism to generate ...
During the Autumnal Equinox, Sept. 20-14, the following letter was sent to Rev. Steve Loy. Pastor Loy was the face of Las Cruces Lutheranism ...
... 8363 · Reflections From A Secular Humanist · 8359 · 8356 · 8354 · 8350 · 8348 · 8343 · 8341 · 8339 · Current Events Echo Historical Racism ...
... light on world events that the unargued for and unarticulated Secular Humanist assumptions undergirding the rest of the programme miss.'.
He held lifelong memberships in the Green Mountain Club, AYH, The Council for Secular Humanism and The American Humanist Association.
... professor of English at San Diego City College, appears to channel Patchen's prose experiments and offbeat brand of Secular Humanism.
The Secular Humanist Jewish Circle of Tucson will present a panel discussion, "Who's a Jew? Intermarriage and the Future of Judaism," with a ...
After Las Vegas massacre, Laura Ingraham laments "Secular Humanism and progressivism" supplanting "virtue" ...
As a Secular Humanist, I don't have an invisible God or Satan to credit or blame (external control). Without beliefs in a God, Satan or religion, ...
Path of the Secular Humanist: Exploring the philosophy of naturalism ... and have taken a significant step in the direction of Secular Humanism.
I want to take some time to write about Secular Humanism and news in ... know more about various Secular Humanist groups in Latin America I'll ...
"We are skeptical of untested claims to knowledge, and we are open to novel ideas and seek new departures in our thinking." - Paul Kurtz.


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