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The Tom Neilson Show ~~ NOSHA Fundraiser!

  • When: Saturday, February 13, 2016 @ 5:30 pm
  • Mag's 940, 940 Elysian Fields Ave., New Orleans, LA view map

Support NOSHA! Buy your ticket to hear guitarist and singer Tom Neilson in his return appearance to New Orleans!

Doors open at 5:30pm. Only $15 per person for a wonderful evening of great music and friendship. Cake and refreshments served! Cash bar!

Get your ticket now at the NOSHA website!  (Look for the "Buy Now" button in the right hand column)  $15 - Prepay online, $20 - At the door

"This is very good music and very good  politics." ~Tom Paxton

"One of the most savvy songwriters I know
." ~World Soul Records

"A thoughtful combination of art and activism."  ~ Dr. Aaron Peeks, Sociology Elon University

"Politically cutting-edge, incisive, warm, and very funny! Raucous satire and quick wit; had everyone laughing and engaged." ~Cathy Gilbert, Miami Dade Greens

"Marvelous wit, endlessly creative, the storyteller’s storyteller."  ~ Layne Longfellow, Prescott AZ, Unitarian Universalist 

"Skewers the outrageous behavior of the greedy and powerful in corporations, the media and government."   ~People’s Voice Café Collective, NYC

"Does a great job of reminding people of what is really important, and the power of folk music to say it."  ~Michael Stock, WLRN, Miami, FL


 

Movie Night: "Where to Invade Next"

  • When: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 @ 7:00 pm
  • AMC Elmwood Palace 20, 1200 Elmwood Park Blvd., Harahan, LA view map

Filmmaker Michael Moore visits various countries to examine how Europeans view work, education, health care, sex, equality, and other issues.

From cafeteria food to sex ed, Moore looks at the benefits of schooling in France, Finland and Slovenia. In Italy, he marvels at how workers enjoy reasonable hours and generous vacation time. In Portugal, Moore notes the effects of the decriminalization of drugs. Through his travels, we discover just how different America is from the rest of the world.

Sounds like the kind of movie a secular humanist should see, right?


 

Celebrate Darwin Day 2016!

  • When: Saturday, February 20, 2016 @ 1:00 pm
  • Dinwiddie Hall, Room 103, Tulane University - Uptown Campus, New Orleans, LA view map

NOSHA is partnering once again with the Tulane Anthropology Department to offer presentations and offer camaraderie for the many people who enjoy celebrating “Darwin Day” every year. Here is a tentative list of this year's program speakers:

• Dr. Juliet K. Brophy, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Geography and Anthropology, Louisiana State University

• Dr. Dave Schultz, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University speaking on “Unintelligent Design”

• Dr. Marion Freistadt, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Biology, Delgado Community College speaking on “Introduction to Evolution and One Example of Contemporary Relevance”

• Dr. Trenton Holliday, Professor and Chair, Dept. of Anthropology, Tulane University.

This event is free and open to the public, so bring a friend!


 

New Episodes - The New Orleans Humanist Perspective

Program #199: Carl Mack

Host Harry Greenberger talks with Carl Mack of "Carl Mack Presents." http://nosha.info/

 
Posted on 2016-02-06T19:11:43+00:00
Program #198: Lisa Suarez

Host Harry Greenberger talks with grief counselor Lisa Suarez. http://nosha.info/

 
Posted on 2016-02-06T19:02:11+00:00

Watch more episodes on our Media page.

Jesus & Mo

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This in the comic I made especially for the 2nd collection of Danish J&Ms, Jesus og Mo II, which was published in September, ten years after the Jyllands-Posten newspaper printed the famous twelve Motoons.

Vive la France.

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18 November 2015 | 11:40 am