Daily Archives: September 17, 2019

Press Release: Atheists Release Report Highlighting the Discriminatory Practice of Prayer in the BC Legislature

by | September 17, 2019

By British Columbia Humanist Association (Vancouver, BC) — Today, BC Humanist Association (BCHA) released a groundbreaking report entitled “House of Prayer: An Analysis of Prayers in the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, 2003-2019.” The report details the discriminatory and exclusionary nature of prayer in the BC Legislature, and is part of a broader effort by… Read more »

Ask an Abortion Doula 6 – “How can I become an abortion doula?”

by | September 17, 2019

By Autumn Reinhardt-Simpson Autumn Reinhardt-Simpson is an abortion doula and Ph.D. student in religious studies at the University of Alberta. She is the author of the Humanist Ceremonies Handbook (Humanist Press, 2018) and the upcoming The Companion: An Abortion Doula Handbook. You can visit her at her website www.electriceelpond.com.  Here she answers a question about becoming an abortion doula. September 2019… Read more »

Call for Submissions

by | September 17, 2019

By Scott Douglas Jacobsen For those who have been wanting to write articles or conduct interviews, or who want to explore some of the literary world of the secular, sometimes, it might seem as if only a few individuals or a few handfuls may be the consistent writers and contributors to the variety of secular and… Read more »

Preachers Who Awaken

by | September 17, 2019

By James Haught James Haught is editor of West Virginia’s largest newspaper, The Charleston Gazette, and a senior editor of Free Inquiry. He is 87-years-old and would like to help secular causes more. This series is a way of giving back, as he opens in No Qualms (Ed., published on 2018, July 18, i.e., when he was 86), “I’m quite aware… Read more »