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British Humanist Association: Exciting developments for Wales humanists

An item for those who live over the border…

We are looking to grow the BHA’s presence in Wales in order to have a greater impact on decisions made within the Welsh Assembly. 427 more words

BHA and patrons launch new campaign to promote understanding of Humanism

Humanist filmmakers, philosophers, writers, academics, broadcasters, comedians, actors and more besides have teamed up with the British Humanist Association (BHA) to launch ‘Simply Humanism’, a two-week social media campaign to promote awareness of Humanism as an ethical life stance shared by millions of people in the UK. 343 more words

BHA: Government publishes plans to turn all schools into academies, with far-reaching implications

Please note in your diary: Jay Harman of the British Humanist Association is coming to talk to Shropshire Humanist Group on this subject on Thursday 16 June at 7.30 pm. 841 more words

Simply lovely

How moving a ceremony can be when a couple do what they want, not what they think they ought. Joe and Tasha’s simple, but touching humanist ceremony took place at the… 57 more words

BHA Hosts Prof Jerry Coyne for Darwin Day

The British Humanist Association hosted a Darwin Day lecture with American Professor of Evolutionary biology, Jerry Coyne, from the University of Chicago (recently retired).

Jerry is the author of two books which seem vitally important given the LDM Scooby Gang’s attacks on both science in general and evolution in particular. 61 more words

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Rage against UK faith schools is really rage against the State

The British Humanist Association’s campaign to have state funded faith schools closed seems like a classic “won’t somebody think of the children!” moment, but from the perspective of individual liberty (within the confines of the UK’s democracy) it is troubling and even somewhat sinister. 1,878 more words

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