5 Reasons We Owe it to Children to Teach them About Humanism
So why teach children and teenagers about humanism, and how can it help them get a more complete picture of the world? 1. Giving children the ability to think about what is right and wrong for themselves is crucial. Obviously without religion, humanism ...
17 December 2014 | 2:21 pm
'Teaching humanism in religious studies will fail pupils'
This is the view of the British Humanist Association (BHA) who argue that rather than having to teach about two religions at GCSE, schools should have the option of teaching one religion and humanism. They claim, “it is vital that religious education ...
Teach humanism in RE says Humanist Association
12 December 2014 | 11:53 am
The True Meaning of “Feminism”: Humanism
Independent Women's Forum (blog)
Many current-day feminists like to present themselves as a warm, caring bunch. The reality is very different if you don't toe a highly politicized party line. The Federalist's Rachel Lu presents a very refreshing perspective—one that should be ...
12 December 2014 | 4:07 am
We live in the theocracy of humanism
We live in the theocracy of humanism. Theocracy, not an often used word in modern times is it? If asked to explain it, most people would probably begin talking about the Pope, or Islam and its caliphate's. And it's true; those would be types of ...
11 December 2014 | 3:46 pm
Weimar: The glory of German enlightenment and humanism
To begin with, Weimar is a city which encompasses the most glorious period of German enlightenment and humanism, as well as some of its darkest moments. A small city with a population of 65,000, it is situated on the banks of the River Ilm in the ...
11 December 2014 | 2:26 pm
How the right to deny the existence of God is under threat globally
Atheists and humanists are increasingly being targeted as distinct minorities in “hate campaigns” across the globe, according to a new report which found that religious and political leaders are ratcheting up rhetoric against those who believe there is ...
Humanist Fellowship Has Arrived In Ghana
ANOTHER LOW IQ LEADER! Najib slammed by global body for alleging ...
'Atheists, humanists, liberals' say they are targeted as minority by 'hate ...
10 December 2014 | 12:57 am
RU Daily Targum
Rutgers midwife wins humanism in healthcare award at 77
RU Daily Targum
Courtesy of Sonia Small | Elaine Diegmann, director of the Nurse Midwifery Program at Rutgers, dedicated more than 50 years to the care of women and infants. At 77-years-old, Diegmann received the Lester Z. Lieberman Humanism in Healthcare Award.
8 December 2014 | 3:24 am
The whole point of Christianity is to create a deeper form of humanism
Christians make better humanists. That could be the top line of a report just out from the thinktank Theos. And I suspect the timing – just in time for Christmas – is no coincidence. After all, the story of God becoming a human being is one of the deep ...
The Case for Christian Humanism
Christians should be more humanist says Theos... but humanists don't agree
5 December 2014 | 4:44 pm
Humanism belongs to believers
The Tablet (subscription)
Atheists and rationalists often like to call themselves 'humanists'. But a report published this week argues that the concept is rooted in Christianity and, deprived of its roots, it cannot thrive. When St Paul spoke to the Athenians, he began by ...
4 December 2014 | 5:02 pm
Red and Black
Feminism vs. Humanism: Activists identify with oppressed gender
Red and Black
Vlogger Steve Shives compares feminist movement to the gay rights movement in his video “This Is Why Feminism Isn't Called Humanism.” Shives says, "gay people are in the inferior position and we want to raise them up to equality. That's how you attain ...
30 November 2014 | 10:16 pm