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Be Smart about Being Happy: Humanist Press Announces Release of ‘Tending the Epicurean Garden’ by Hiram Crespo

Posted October 01, 2014 at 9:26am

New book from Humanist Press provides an updated take on ancient Greek wisdom.

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Humanist Group Denounces Elementary School’s Promotion of Christian Camp

Posted September 30, 2014 at 4:00pm

The Appignani Humanist Legal Center sends a letter to a public school distributing religious flyers.

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Oak Park School District Allows Student to Boycott Pledge of Allegiance

Posted September 30, 2014 at 12:21pm

The American Humanist Association upholds the rights of an atheist student.

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High Schooler Objects to ‘Under God’ in Pledge of Allegiance, Threatened with Punishment

Posted September 29, 2014 at 3:26pm

The American Humanist Association defends the rights of an atheist student.

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Middle School Student Threatened with Punishment for Not Standing for the Pledge of Allegiance

Posted September 29, 2014 at 10:42am

Atheist student who objects to "under God" in the Pledge threatened by teachers.

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Atheist Student Sits Out the Pledge of Allegiance, Threatened with Punishment

Posted September 25, 2014 at 3:59pm

The American Humanist Association defends the constitutional rights of students who object to "under God."

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Humanist Group Condemns Religious Monument at Public School

Posted September 25, 2014 at 11:05am

High school unconstitutionally promotes religion with a sculpture at a football stadium.

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Student Allowed to Sit Out Pledge of Allegiance, Says New Town Public School District

Posted September 24, 2014 at 4:56pm

American Humanist Association applauds decision to respect the rights of students.

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Humanist Group Objects to Church Promotion in Public School

Posted September 24, 2014 at 1:29pm

American Humanist Association protects students from religious proselytizing in a public school.

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Humanist Group Decries Clergy-Police Patrol Partnership

Posted September 23, 2014 at 4:56pm

The Appignani Humanist Legal Center sends a letter about constitutional violations at a local police department.

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