AHA News

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AHA Joins Groups Opposing Reauthorization of DC School Voucher Program

Posted October 06, 2015 at 4:52pm

Public funds should be spent on public schools, not private schools

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Humanist Group Defends California Student Objecting to “Under God” in the Pledge of Allegiance

Posted October 06, 2015 at 11:19am

Principal denies student's right to sit, insists he stand, even if he turns his back to the flag.

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AHA Works for Humanist Invocation in U.S. Congress

Posted October 02, 2015 at 11:17am

Letter urges Congressional chaplains to allow a humanist chaplain to open the Congressional day with an invocation.

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Humanist Group Responds to Shooting at Oregon Community College

Posted October 02, 2015 at 10:25am

The American Humanist Association mourns with the families of the victims and the residents of Roseburg.

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Resolution Affirming Human Rights for All

Posted September 30, 2015 at 2:14pm

Adopted by the AHA Board of Directors,  27 September 2015, Chicago, IL.

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Humanist Group Secures Right of Delaware Student to Sit Out the Pledge of Allegiance

Posted September 25, 2015 at 10:35am

Another public school student may opt out of the Pledge without fear of punishment.

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Lawsuit Against Texas School Board Prayers May Proceed

Posted September 24, 2015 at 4:55pm

A judge has denied a motion to dismiss the AHA's lawsuit against the Birdville Independent School District.

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Humanists and Religious Leaders to Gather at Rutgers for Interfaith Conference for Social Progress

Posted September 24, 2015 at 9:04am

The American Humanist Association partners with Xaverian Missionaries and Rutgers University to host Common Ground 2015.

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AHA Urges Bi-Partisan Support for House Climate Change Bill

Posted September 23, 2015 at 12:01pm

Members must support first major Republican-led climate change resolution.

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AHA Joins Over One Hundred Organizations Urging Congress to Fund Youth Health Programs

Posted September 21, 2015 at 3:51pm

Adequately fund federal programs that support the health of young people and communities.

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