Press Release Archives for November, 2009

Blasphemy Contest winners announced, “Faith is no reason” wins.

November 16, 2009

Center for Inquiry declares
“Faith is no reason” the winner.

Amherst, N.Y, (November 16, 2009)—The Center for Inquiry (CFI) is pleased to announce that Ken Peters of California is the Grand Prize winner of its Blasphemy Contest, which asked contestants to submit statements …Full Release »

Secularist Center for Inquiry Releases Statement in Response to Fort Hood Tragedy

November 11, 2009

(Amherst, NY) —  In response to the recent tragic events at Fort Hood, Texas, the Center for Inquiry, a secularist think tank, has released a statement/editorial from Ibn Warraq, Islamic scholar and leading figure in Quranic criticism. Warraq is a senior research fellow at the Center for Inquiry and …Full Release »

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

November 11, 2009

Centers for Inquiry across Europe Issue Statement Applauding European Court of Human Rights for Decision to Ban Crosses in Italian Public Schools

We, secular humanists in Europe and members and affiliates of the Center for Inquiry/Transnational (CFI), welcome the European Court of Human Rights Full Release »

Secularist Center for Inquiry Delivers Statement to UN Opposing “Defamation of Religions” Resolution

November 04, 2009

New York, NY (November 4, 2009)— The Center for Inquiry (CFI), a secularist think tank and NGO in special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations, has delivered a statement to the chair of the Third Committee of the UN …Full Release »