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American Humanist News and Actions

Humanist Group Wants Christian Cross Display Removed from Florida Public Park

Posted July 29, 2015 at 10:45am

A cross statue in a public park in Pensacola, FL, has been the site of church services.

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Humanism Doesn’t Have a Bible. But If It Did, This Would be It! Humanist Press Releases New Book by Roy Speckhardt

Posted July 28, 2015 at 8:59am

Creating Change Through Humanism now available!

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American Humanist Association Secures Equal Rights for Humanist Inmates in Federal Prison

Posted July 27, 2015 at 9:00am

AHA settles its lawsuit with the Bureau of Prisons.

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Humanist Group Appeals Ruling Favoring Religious Graduations at South Carolina School District

Posted July 22, 2015 at 9:00am

The AHLC filed an appellate brief with the Fourth Circuit.

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Georgia School District Settles Football Prayer Lawsuit with Humanist Group

Posted July 20, 2015 at 11:13am

Hall County School District agrees to train staff in their duties under the First Amendment in response to AHA lawsuit.

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Humanist Group Stops Mississippi School from Sponsoring Prayer and Distributing Bibles

Posted July 13, 2015 at 9:01am

The American Humanist Association stops a public school from unconstitutionally promoting religion.

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Humanists Proceeding with Lawsuit Against Ocala Police’s Prayer Vigil

Posted July 06, 2015 at 12:32pm

A lawsuit challenging government-sponsored prayer in Ocala, Florida, moves forward.

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Humanist Group Applauds U.S. Supreme Court Decision for Marriage Equality

Posted June 26, 2015 at 10:36am

“Our country is finally moving beyond outdated, religious definitions of marriage,” said Roy Speckhardt.

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American Humanist Association's Statement on the Charleston Shootings

Posted June 18, 2015 at 12:29pm

The American Humanist Association is saddened by yesterday's tragic shooting.

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American Humanist Association Mourns Death of Anne Nicol Gaylor

Posted June 15, 2015 at 1:46pm

AHA is saddened to learn of the death of prominent atheist activist.

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