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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

Contest: Who Would Be Your Guests to the Rapture After Party?

Posted May 12, 2011

Submit your answers and we'll randomly pick a winner to receive free tickets to the Central North Carolina Humanists' Rapture After Party!

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Why Peace and Justice are Critical to Humanist Education

Posted May 12, 2011

Bob Bhaerman, director of the AHA's Kochhar Humanist Education Center, explains peace and social justice as a critical component of a comprehensive education on humanism.

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Imagining a Future with Newt Gingrich

Posted May 12, 2011

Potential presidential candidate Newt Gingrich recently called himself a futurist, but Sean Mulligan has plenty to criticize regarding Gingrich's vision for America.

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Book Review: A Visit from the Goon Squad

Posted May 12, 2011

Sarah Ameigh reviews the latest work from Jennifer Egan, who won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in April.

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New Photo Caption Contest: National Day of Reason Edition

Posted May 12, 2011

We loved the submissions for last week's Photo Caption Contest! Find out the winner, and see the newest photograph for this week's contest.

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The Comics Section

Posted May 12, 2011

We’re featuring a new freethought comic this week: Ape Not Monkey! Plus Jesus and Mo and Atheist Comics.

We’re featuring a new freethought comic this week: Ape Not Monkey! Plus Jesus and Mo and Atheist Comics.

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MESSAGE FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: Isaac Asimov’s Views on War

Posted May 05, 2011

Over the weekend, Dr. Janet Asimov sent me this except from a (probably unpublished) letter written by famed author and former AHA president Dr. Isaac Asimov in March 1965. The following excerpt made her think that, since World War II, we seem to have the same “little” war over and over. Reactions to the news about Osama Bin Laden makes me think this message is especially needed today.

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Today is National Day of Reason!

Posted May 05, 2011

How will you be celebrating? Show your opposition to the unconstitutional National Day of Prayer by attending a Reason event in your area.  Visit www.NationalDayofReason.org to learn more.

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