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Rebecca Newberger Goldstein, Prominent Humanist, to Receive 2014 National Humanities Medal

Posted September 03, 2015 at 6:35pm

AHA's 2011 Humanist of the Year Awardee, Rebecca Goldstein,to receive the nation's highest honor in the humanities.

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Humanists’ Lawsuit Against Florida Police Department May Go Forward, Says District Judge

Posted September 01, 2015 at 11:11am

The AHA will continue defending the separation of church and state in Ocala, Florida.

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Mississippi Teacher’s Prayer Board Must Come Down, Says Humanist Group

Posted August 24, 2015 at 10:30am

A teacher intimidates a student objecting to an unconstitutional prayer requests board.

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American Humanist Association Joins International Alliance in Protest of Bangladeshi Blogger Murders

Posted August 20, 2015 at 1:05pm

Humanists around the world stand up for the rights of secular bloggers.

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American Humanist Association Demands End to Killings of Bangladeshi Bloggers

Posted August 07, 2015 at 10:06am

The AHA urges Congress to support human rights and justice in Bangladesh.

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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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