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Publishing and disseminating ideas has been a core task of the humanist movement since the emergence of the first books on modern humanism at the beginning of the twentieth century. In 1927, the first humanist organization, the Humanist Fellowship, was formed at the University of Chicago, resulting in the first humanist periodical, the New Humanist.

Humanist Manifesto I was published in its pages in 1933. Then in 1941 the Humanist Fellowship was reorganized into the American Humanist Association (AHA), and the Humanist magazine was launched to replace the earlier journal. The Humanist has been in continuous publication ever since.

Over the years other periodicals, and a humanist publishing house, have joined in the mission to share and debate humanist ideas.


TheHumanist.com

TheHumanist.com

TheHumanist.com is the daily online news site of the American Humanist Association. Founded in 2014 upon the merger of the AHA’s weekly e-zine Humanist Network News and the website of the Humanist magazine, TheHumanist.com is the online hub for news, politics, science, and culture from a humanist perspective.

TheHumanist.com serves as a general-interest website for humanists, atheists, freethinkers, secularists, religious progressives, and the nonreligious.


The Humanist

The Humanist Magazine

This is the AHA's award-winning bimonthly magazine of critical inquiry and social concern that applies humanism to the major issues of today. 

All articles from the most recent issue all the way back through 2007 are available on the Humanist's website here.


Humanist Press

Humanist Press

The AHA's book publishing arm and online bookstore, making original works of humanist scholarship widely available.


Free Mind

Free Mind

The AHA's energetic quarterly newsletter that apprises members of the organization's leading activities.

Online members can download PDFs of recent issues here.


Essays in the Philosophy of Humanism

Essays in the Philosophy of Humanism

This is the AHA's peer-reviewed semi-annual journal that explores humanism in a scholarly and analytical way.

Subscribe to EPH here.


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An open atheist in Congress? It's happened before, and it'll happen again. (And...

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Lots of great press coverage today! Facts matter: When you learn the truth about...

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A fascinating article by activist Amanda Scott

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The American Humanist Association and the Stiefel Freethought Foundation commiss...

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Happy Friday everyone!!! More comics at: http://hmn.st/1wOZhEE

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On June 19, 2014, Amanda Scott testified before the Mobile, Alabama, County Com...

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This is a 5-minute video of students and parents gathered on the football field...

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Caption this photo taken at the 2014 World Humanist Congress in Oxford, England...

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This video shows how some religious people react to homosexuality. When you put...

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The newest issue of the Humanist Magazine is out! Take a look! Clay Farris Naff...

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The Jackson Public School District has agreed to cease including religious activ...

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Dave Niose, Legal Director of the AHLC, has been featured on CBS46 in Atlanta, G...

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The Humanist Hour Podcast #113 out now! Jeremy Chappell talks about the “spiritu...

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This morning, the American Humanist Association issued a press release regarding...

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Why are some of the poorest regions in America also the most religious? A new st...

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Listen up D.C., Maryland, and Virginia Humanists! Want to meet local free-thinke...

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While vandalism may not be the technique I would use to express my views, some...

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In his new Huffington Post article, Roy Speckhardt discusses prejudice and the k...

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Sonja Eggerickx, president of the International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU...

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We just got a nice donation from the AmazonSmile Foundation thanks to people lik...

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The American Humanist Association stands up for the rights of teachers of minori...

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AHA Legislative Associate Matthew Bulger responds to some recent comments by U.S...

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We need more nontheistic politicians in the United States!

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