Press Release Archives for March, 2017

Facebook Must Deter Pakistan’s Blasphemy Persecutions, Says Center for Inquiry

March 21, 2017

Facebook has a duty to protect the private information of individuals who have used the service to publish material that Pakistani officials deem “blasphemous,” the Center for Inquiry (CFI) admonished ahead of a reported visit to Pakistan by the social network’s representatives. CFI urged Facebook to make clear to Pakistan …Full Release »

U.S. is “Regressing” on Human Rights, Center for Inquiry Warns UN Human Rights Council

March 15, 2017

The Center for Inquiry, a U.S.-based organization that advances reason, science, and secular humanism, today told the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva that the United States is regressing in its role as a leading defender of human rights. Citing examples such as the current administration’s appeals to …Full Release »

Richard Dawkins Brings the Light of Reason to the U.S. for Spring Tour

March 08, 2017

Dave Barry, Annabelle Gurwitch, Other Special Guests Join Dawkins for Events in L.A., Boulder, DC, and Miami

Richard Dawkins, the world renowned author and scientist who has introduced the wonders of science and the vital importance of reason to generations of admirers, is returning to America this spring for …Full Release »