News Archives for August 2013

What Happened to ‘The Human Bible’?

August 30, 2013

Since February of 2012, Dr. Robert M. Price has been enlightening and entertaining listeners with his expert take on what is perhaps the most consequential of books, the Bible, with his podcast The Human Bible. Dr. Price has demystified and deconstructed this foundational book from a rational and non-ideological perspective, and he's done it all with his singular brand of humor and wit. Full Entry »

CFI Files Amicus Brief in Massachusetts Pledge Case

August 21, 2013

The Center for Inquiry has filed a brief as an amicus curiae, or friend of the court, in Doe v. Acton-Boxborough Regional School District, SJC-11317, a case pending before the Supreme Judicial Court for Massachusetts. This case involves a challenge to the state law requirement that teachers lead students in the Pledge of Allegiance every school day. The plaintiffs are three anonymous school children and their parents who identify as humanists. The American Humanist Association, to which the parents belong, is a co-plaintiff. Full Entry »