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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

Intelligent Humanism: It’s Not What You Say, It’s How You Say It

Posted February 09, 2011

Michael Werner, former president of the American Humanist Association, examines the various courses of action humanists can take to explain a lifestance that appeals to both the heart and mind.

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Should Post-Touchdown Prayers Be Considered ‘Excessive Celebrations’?

Posted February 09, 2011

Hemant Mehta saw some interesting post-touchdown activity during the Super Bowl. But if its religious in nature, does that make it okay?

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Book Review: The Little Book of Atheist Spirituality

Posted February 09, 2011

Erin Williamson reviews Andre Comte-Sponville's The Little Book of Atheist Spirituality.

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The Comics Section

Posted February 09, 2011

This week's comics feature a Darwin Day theme!

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Over 100 Events Planned for Darwin Day 2011

Posted February 02, 2011

How do you plan to celebrate Darwin Day? Erin Williamson also interviews the president of the University of Northern Iowa Freethinkers and Inquirers, Trevor Boeckmann, and his group’s plans for a week-long celebration of Darwin.

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Report from the Field: Humanist Charities and Children of the Border

Posted February 02, 2011

Sebastian Velez, Harvard biologist and 2010 Humanist Distinguished Service awardee, reports on running a humanist clinic serving Haitian women in the Dominican Republic.

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Noah and the Tax Incentives

Posted February 02, 2011

A new Biblical theme park plans to bring 900 jobs to Kentucky. But despite clear church-state violations, will the project receive tax breaks?

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Why Should Humanists Organize?

Posted February 02, 2011

Alabama Governor Robert Bentley's recent discriminatory comments highlight why humanists and nontheists need to speak up.

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