News Archives for January 2009

Center For Inquiry Leaders Applaud Obama’s Progressive and Inclusive Vision for America

January 23, 2009

President Barack Obama in his history-making Inaugural Address today sounded the clarion call for a more inclusive and progressive America. The President’s speech outlined a largely humanistic agenda, promising to “restore science to its rightful place,” as we collectively face the massive challenges facing us as a country in …Full Entry »

Obama Acknowledges Non-Believers

January 21, 2009

As most of you are probably already aware, Obama took a substantial step forward in acknowledging non-believers in his statement that:

"For we know that our patchwork heritage is a strength, not a weakness. We are a nation of Christians and Muslims, Jews and Hindus — and …Full Entry »

Thank you for attending our Open House!

January 21, 2009

We wanted to thank everyone who attended our Open House on Monday, January 19.  We appreciated the opportunity to interact further with our local Friends of the Center, meet FOCs from other Centers around the world, and meet other people new to the CFI community.  We enjoyed learning about …Full Entry »

2009 World Congress - April 9-12, 2009

January 21, 2009

The Center for Inquiry's 12th World Congress:

  Science, Public Policy, and the Planetary Community

April 9-12, 2009

Bethesda, MD Hyatt Hotel (just outside of Washington, DC)  

2009 marks the bicentennial of both …Full Entry »