Blog Archives for August 2012

Secular Groups Meet with State Department’s Office of International Religious Freedom

Democratic Discourse with Michael De Dora
August 21, 2012

Earlier this month, representatives from several secular organizations, including the Center for Inquiry, met with the U.S. Department of State's Office of International Religious Freedom in Washington D.C. to discuss the secular community and its views on religious freedom.

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Alexander Aan is still in prison

Democratic Discourse with Michael De Dora
August 16, 2012

CFI's petition to the White House on behalf of jailed Indonesian atheist Alexander Aan closed today with 8,000 signatures, well short of the 25,000 necessary to secure an official response from the Obama administration. Yet while we fell short, we are resolved to keep working his case.

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One week left to petition the White House to speak out for Alexander Aan

Democratic Discourse with Michael De Dora
August 09, 2012

There is one week remaining on our petition to the White House to call upon the Indonesian government to respect the freedom and dignity of all its citizens and free Alexander Aan.