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Humanist Network News, or HNN, is a weekly Internet magazine produced by the American Humanist Association (AHA). A typical edition of HNN contains news, opinion, lifestyle pieces, cartoons and humor...just like a regular newspaper except each piece addresses the nonreligious philosophy of humanism. HNN articles are written by the staff of the AHA and a variety of guest writers. HNN is published every Wednesday.

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Recent HNN Articles

Why Vegan Priorities are Humanist Priorities

Posted March 16, 2011

Do humanists have an obligation to become vegan or vegetarian for ethical reasons? AHA board member (and vegan) Jason Torpy argues yes.

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An Omnivorous Animal Agenda

Posted March 16, 2011

Humanists should help reduce animal suffering, but Fred Edwords argues that there are better ways than just going vegan.

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Poll: Are You an Omnivore, Vegetarian, or Vegan?

Posted March 16, 2011

How many humanists eat meat (or don't)? Take our interactive poll and let us know where you fall on the meatatarian to level seven vegan spectrum!

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Six Humanist TV Shows You Should Watch

Posted March 16, 2011

In the spirit of our Humanism in Pop Culture series, here are six recommended TV shows that uniquely address humanist issues or feature nontheist characters. (Don’t worry, we didn’t forget Star Trek!)

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Wisconsin, Unions and Walker: What Now?

Posted March 16, 2011

Bill Daehler gives an update on the labor situation in Wisconsin. For the Democrats, what’s the next move?

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Hall of Fame / Hall of Shame: Reproductive Rights Edition

Posted March 16, 2011

This week, we identify members worth of the Hall of Fame—vocal champions of reproductive rights—while those destined for the Hall of Shame work to strip the freedom of choice at the local and national level.

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Friendly Atheist: Catholic School Suspends Students for Being Pro-Choice

Posted March 16, 2011

Hemant Mehta applauds a student who stood her ground when asked to remove a pro-choice sticker from her uniform. 

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The Comics Section

Posted March 16, 2011

Jesus and Mo enter the Templeton Prize competition!

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