Press Release Archives for December, 2014

Center for Inquiry to Sony: Let Us Screen ‘The Interview’

December 19, 2014

The Center for Inquiry (CFI) has extended an offer to Sony Pictures to host a screening of the film The Interview, the release of which was entirely canceled due to threats of attacks on theaters should the film be shown. CFI, an international organization that defends science, secularism, and …Full Release »

God Can’t Tell Us What To Do: New Book Argues for the Necessity of Secularism

December 02, 2014

As the world is engulfed in religious conflicts, from violent uprisings to culture wars, lawyer and philosopher Ronald A. Lindsay says in a new book that only by fully embracing secularism can societies enjoy meaningful democracy and hope for peaceful resolution of disputes. Released this week by Pitchstone Publishing, …Full Release »

Saudi Injustice Exposed: Judicial Document Details Barbaric Punishment of Raif Badawi

December 01, 2014

The Center for Inquiry has acquired the full text of a disturbing official judicial document from Saudi Arabia, detailing the state-sanctioned persecution and barbaric sentencing of Raif Badawi, a man convicted of operating a liberal online discussion forum. Badawi’s inhuman punishment includes 10 years in prison and weekly public …Full Release »