Press Release Archives for March, 2011

Top Scientists and Medical Experts Rally Behind Wal-Mart Homeopathy Statement

March 23, 2011

Amherst, NY–March 23, 2011–The Committee for Skeptical Inquiry (CSI) and the Center for Inquiry (CFI) have received additional support from leading names in the scientific and medical community for their statement “CSI and CFI Urge Wal-Mart to Stop Marketing Homeopathic Remedies,” calling out the retailing giant for selling ineffective cold …Full Release »

CFI Opposes ‘In God We Trust’ Resolution

March 22, 2011

Amherst, NY-March 22, 2011-At a time when the United States is facing serious mounting economic issues and global tensions, House leaders are focusing on a resolution promoting display of “In God We Trust” in public schools and other public buildings.

H. Con. Res 13, a resolution introduced by Representative Randy Forbes …Full Release »

CFI Partners with Doctors Without Borders to SHARE with Japan

March 15, 2011

Amherst, NY -March 15, 2011-As the grim news continues to unfold in Japan, the   Center for Inquiry ‘s (CFI)  SHARE (Skeptics and Humanists Aid and Relief Effort) program is stepping up to provide assistance to victims of the earthquake/tsunami …Full Release »

Sen. Sinema to Receive Award from CFI for Advancement of Science and Reason in Public Policy

March 09, 2011

Amherst, NY-March 9, 2011-The Center for Inquiry(CFI) has announced it will present its Award for the Advancement of Science and Reason in Public Policy to Arizona State Senator Kyrsten Sinema (D-Phoenix). The award recognizes legislators who support public policy based on scientific thinking, evidence, and reason while maintaining church-state separation and promoting civil rights. …Full Release »

Living without Religion

March 01, 2011

Amherst, New York–March 1, 2011–A national multimedia ad campaign, with the message that it is possible to live a fulfilling life without God, launched today from the Center for Inquiry (CFI). Three major U.S. cities will be home to the advertisements and billboards, which proclaim “You don’t need God-to hope, to care, …Full Release »