News Archives for November 2009

CFI Announces Blasphemy Contest Winners

November 16, 2009

Over 1,000 entries whittled down to the Top 5 including a Grand Prize Winner! Full Entry »

CFI Releases Statement from Ibn Warraq in Response to Fort Hood Tragedy

November 11, 2009

In response to the recent tragic events at Fort Hood, Texas, the Center for Inquiry has released a statement from Ibn Warraq, Islamic scholar and leading figure in Quranic criticism. Full Entry »

CFI Issues Statement Applauding the ECHR for Decision to Ban Crosses in Italian Public Schools

November 11, 2009

Secular humanists in Europe and members and affiliates of CFI/Transnational welcome the European Court of Human Rights decision regarding the removal of religious symbols in public schools in Italy. Full Entry »

Blasphemy Contest winners to be announced soon

November 11, 2009

The Center for Inquiry’s blasphemy judges have been hard at work reviewing the more than one thousand entries submitted in this contest. Risking the wrath of a non-existent deity, the judges have been reviewing all submissions diligently. Despite some disagreements and wrangling among the panel—it turns out good blasphemy …Full Entry »

Campaign for Free Expression Essay Contest

November 02, 2009

Open to college students; top prize is $2,000. Full Entry »