Monthly Archives: October 2019

Interview with Celia Anne Scott – Former Board Member, Humanist Canada

by | October 31, 2019

— By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Celia Anne Scott is a Former Board Member of Humanist Canada. She “was appointed a Justice of the Peace when she moved to Nova Scotia in 2016. Previously, she had practiced as a Licenced Wedding Officiant in Ontario. She loves officiating, and gets great pleasure in offering couples the opportunity to… Read more »

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The Biggest News of the 21st Century

by | October 31, 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. — What’s the most significant occurrence so far in the 21st century? Worsening weather calamities caused by… Read more »

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Ask Mandisa 38 – Paid in Full

by | October 30, 2019

— By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Mandisa Thomas, a native of New York City, is the founder and President of Black Nonbelievers, Inc. Although never formally indoctrinated into belief, Mandisa was heavily exposed to Christianity, Black Nationalism, and Islam. As a child she loved reading, and enjoyed various tales of Gods from different cultures, including Greek and Ghanaian.… Read more »

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Interview with Daniel Sharp – President, University of Edinburgh Atheist, Humanist, and Secularist Society

by | October 30, 2019

Daniel Sharp is the President of the University of Edinburgh Atheist, Humanist, and Secularist Society. Here we talk about his work and the society. By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Scott Douglas Jacobsen: What is your background in secularism and freethought in family and early life? And 2. How did this provide a basis for developing into a… Read more »

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The Internet Gives Doubters a Home

by | October 30, 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 the secular tsunami keeps rising in America, perhaps 65 million U.S. adults now say their… Read more »

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Ask HRW (Israel and Palestine) 2 – Demolitions

by | October 29, 2019

By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Omar Shakir is the Israel and Palestine Director for Human Rights Watch (Middle East and North Africa Division). Here we talk about demolitions. Scott Douglas Jacobsen: You have a specialty. That specialty is the Israel-Palestine issue. For June 2019, what were some of the major updates in terms of human rights violations and… Read more »

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