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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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The Comics Section: Difficult Questions, The Promise, Privilege

Posted December 11, 2013

New comics by Jesus and Mo, Ape Not Monkey and The Bad Chemicals!

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MESSAGE FROM THE EDITOR: Text AHA to 50555 and Join the Humanist Mobile Community

Posted December 05, 2013

Many of you probably share the same experience: Ten years ago, I had a flip phone which I used only for phone calls. Now I can hardly separate myself from my iPhone without calling, texting, checking email, reading the news, even watching movies. But rather than bemoan my bondage to technology, I embrace the opportunity to stay connected in ways I would've never imagined possible.

One of the simplest ways to stay connected to the American Humanist Association is to get updates from us via text message. Simply text AHA to 50555 to join the Humanist Mobile Community and receive breaking news from the American Humanist Association. (We never send more than two (2) text messages a month, and you can unsubscribe at any time by texting STOP to 50555 to STOP. Text HELP to 50555 for HELP. Full terms: mgive.org/T) Last month, our mobile community members got to hear first that former Rep. Barney Frank will be our 2014 Humanist of the Year. What news will December bring?

Maggie Ardiente
HNN Editor
@MaggieArdiente

Why I Sued Fayette High School: A Student Speaks Out

Posted December 05, 2013

When a teacher began leading prayers in a public school classroom, one student stood up for church-state separation. High school student and humanist Gavin Hunt shares his story on why he sued his school to protect students’ rights.

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Legal Victory! Mississippi High School Ends Evangelical Assemblies, Pays AHA Attorney Fees

Posted December 05, 2013

The American Humanist Association won a legal case on behalf of student Gracie Bedi, who protested against mandatory Christian assemblies held during public school hours.

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What Does “Spiritual Not Religious” Mean? It’s Complicated.

Posted December 05, 2013

Humanist Press author Nikki Stern examines what it means to be “spiritual not religious” by eliciting reactions from friends who find themselves varied on the religious-secular spectrum.

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Movie Review: The Hunger Games’ Catching Fire

Posted December 05, 2013

Chris Lindstrom reviews the second film of The Hunger Games’ franchise, out in theaters now, and highlights many of the book’s humanist elements.

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Christmas Irony? A Review of Bad Religion’s New Album “Christmas Songs”

Posted December 05, 2013

A famous punk rock band known for criticizing religion releases a Christmas album? Is it any good? AHA’s Meghan Hamilton reviews the latest from Bad Religion.

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Humanist Voices in Verse: After Keats Ode to a Nightingale

Posted December 05, 2013

Read the latest poem by HNN poetry editor Daniel Thomas Moran.

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