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Wenzel recognized for leadership - La Crosse Tribune

Wenzel recognized for leadership
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The Gold Humanism Honor Society was started in the late 1990s by the Arnold P. Gold Foundation to honor senior medical students, residents, physician-teachers and others for “demonstrated excellence in clinical care, leadership, compassion and ...

1 July 2015 | 10:59 pm

The painting the museum director picked - Houston Chronicle (subscription)

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The painting the museum director picked
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One of the things he likes most about Basel, he said, is that it's been a seat of humanism for centuries. Erasmus, a Renaissance scholar and intellectual known as "the prince of Humanists, taught at the university there and is buried in the Basel ...

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1 July 2015 | 9:12 pm

LEDARE: Jobb är humanism på riktigt - Dagens Industri

LEDARE: Jobb är humanism på riktigt
Dagens Industri
Det gäller infödda svenskar som utlandsfödda. Arbetskraftsinvandring kommer alltid vara en plusaffär för alla länder. Fokus måste därför vara att få folk i arbete. Att jobba ger individen frihet, språk, vänner och att bli en del av samhället. Det är ...

1 July 2015 | 7:01 pm

Jean Nouvel Is a Master Without a Style - New York Magazine

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Jean Nouvel Is a Master Without a Style
New York Magazine
The hall opened a week after the Charlie Hebdo massacre, a time when Paris needed succor, unity, and a celebration of humanism. Nouvel boycotted opening night. A few weeks later, he filed a lawsuit, claiming that the unfinished hall displayed “contempt ...

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1 July 2015 | 2:36 pm

And a Blessed World Humanist Day to You! - Patheos (blog)

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And a Blessed World Humanist Day to You!
Patheos (blog)
Now, as it turns out the good folk at the International Humanist and Ethical Union encourage people to pause on this day and reflect on the gifts of humanism as a way of life. They picked the 21st of June to do this as it is usually the solstice. A ...

21 June 2015 | 1:16 pm

New Yorker article finds unusual scapegoat for euthanasia in Belgium: Secular ... - GetReligion (blog)

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New Yorker article finds unusual scapegoat for euthanasia in Belgium: Secular ...
GetReligion (blog)
The right to a dignified death is viewed as an accomplishment of secular humanism, one of seven belief systems that are officially recognized by the government. Belgian humanism, which was deeply influenced by the nineteenth-century Freemasonry ...

19 June 2015 | 8:04 pm

Humanism – A philosophy as old as the human heart. - News24

Humanism – A philosophy as old as the human heart.
News24
The concept of humanism spans across many different cultures and religions, dating as far back as at least 3 000 years (according to wikipedia) and the humanist approach to thinking can be seen in the teachings of many religious and skeptical teachings ...

15 June 2015 | 10:38 am

Albino Killings and Humanism in Malawi - Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies

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Albino Killings and Humanism in Malawi
Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies
Four persons suspected of murdering an 'albino' have reportedly been arrested in Malawi. They allegedly abducted an 'albino' man from his village, killed him, removed his body parts and buried them in a riverbed. These horrific murders which have been ...

8 June 2015 | 9:33 am

'Albino' Killings and Humanism in Malawi - The Maravi Post

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'Albino' Killings and Humanism in Malawi
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Albino Killings Four persons suspected of murdering an 'albino' have reportedly been arrested in Malawi.They allegedly abducted an 'albino' man from his village. They killed him, removed his body parts and buried them in a riverbed. These horrific ...

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6 June 2015 | 9:38 am

On being godless and good: Irreligious Pinoys speak out - Rappler

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On being godless and good: Irreligious Pinoys speak out
Rappler
Non-believers are not as welcome in the Philippines, compared to more developed countries. This is why PATAS or the Philippine Atheists and Agnostic Society, an organization committed to atheism and humanism, was born in 2011. One of their missions is ...

4 June 2015 | 4:57 am

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1 July 2015 | 6:09 pm

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The "heinous act" of leaking the draft of Pope Francis' long-awaited environment encyclical may have been designed to steal some thunder from Thursday's official launch, Vatican observers say—and some think it may have been masterminded by Vatican insiders, the AP reports. What the news agency is calling "something of...

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Pope Francis is days away from releasing what the Guardian predicts will be "his most radical statement" yet, and he says it isn't just for Catholics. Francis will be accompanied by an atheist climate scientist and a Greek Orthodox theologian, as well as a Vatican cardinal, when he releases his...

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