Group sues NC in support of humanist inmate
The Daily Tar Heel
A secular group sued the N.C. Department of Public Safety on Thursday on behalf of an inmate who practices humanism and alleges that he isn't allowed to have the same study group opportunities afforded to religious groups. Inmate Kwame Jamal Teague ...
3 March 2015 | 4:57 am
Humanist inmate files discrimination suit
Richmond County Daily Journal
The lawsuit names inmate Kwame Jamal Teague and the American Humanist Association as plaintiffs, and the defendants include N.C. Public Safety Secretary Frank L. Perry, Lanesboro Superintendent David Mitchell and Lanesboro program services ...
Lanesboro inmate files lawsuit against NC prison system
NC Prison Inmate Sues Department Of Correction For Atheist Group Study
2 March 2015 | 9:46 pm
Sunday profile: Bringing humanism to the classroom
That's what humanism is all about.” In the predominantly white area where she grew up, hers was the only African-American family on the block. But both her family and the sole Latino and Filipino families in the neighborhood were made to feel welcome.
1 March 2015 | 11:33 am
Religious Humanism: What Was Old is New Again
What is nowadays called “religious humanism” developed in two distinct locations—in Ethical Culture Societies and in Unitarian and Universalist congregations. The religious humanism practiced by the Ethical Culture movement was envisioned by Felix ...
27 February 2015 | 4:53 pm
Inmate sues Department of Public Safety for denying him right to practice ...
The Independent Weekly
A North Carolina inmate has joined the American Humanist Association—a Washington, D.C. nonprofit advocating equality for humanists and atheists—to file a federal lawsuit against the N.C. Department of Public Safety secretary and others for refusing ...
27 February 2015 | 3:03 pm
Tuesday letters: Trust broken, humanism, Kyle Janek
Regarding "College freshmen steering clear of religion, but not spirituality" (Page B1, Friday), kids these days think they are so clever and modern by identifying as "spiritual, but not religious." But that hip phrase is really just code for "I want ...
24 February 2015 | 5:25 am
Julia Roberts Narrates Radical Environmentalist Video Claiming Animals ...
Even conservation groups–a noble cause–now seethe with an unhealthy anti-humanism that is both nihilistic and destructive to the cause of better environmental practices. I mean, who is going to follow a flag proclaiming Humans are Cancer! Along these ...
16 February 2015 | 2:35 pm
Religious Studies GCSE won't include humanism, campaigners 'bitterly ...
The Government has rejected calls to include the study of humanism in the new Religious Studies GCSE, despite widespread support for its inclusion. Campaigners have been left "bitterly disappointed" at the omission. Though references to humanism are ...
13 February 2015 | 12:03 pm
Ministers turn down pleas to include humanism in RE
Ministers have rejected pleas to give pupils the option to study humanism in new RE exam courses, despite a consultation showing widespread support for its inclusion. Former Archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams was among the religious leaders ...
12 February 2015 | 1:42 pm
Include humanism in RS GCSE, urge religious leaders
The former Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams has urged the government to rethink plans to leave humanism out of the new GCSE in religious studies. Lord Williams is among 28 religious leaders who have written to Schools Minister Nick Gibb ...
Rowan Williams: teach about non-belief in school Religious Studies classes
Rowan Williams calls for humanism to be included in RS GCSE
Rowan Williams: include humanism in new RE courses
5 February 2015 | 12:34 pm