Press Release Archives for September, 2012

UN Must Reject Criminalization of Religious Expression, Declares International Secular Group

September 18, 2012

Calls for the UN to enact binding resolutions to protect religious feelings now coming from prominent world leaders and religious figures are dangerous and misguided, warned the Center for Inquiry (CFI) -- an international secular advocacy organization. CFI also declared that suppressing the freedom of expression when religion is concerned …Full Release »

Conventions’ Fixation on Religion Lamented by Secular Group

September 07, 2012

Statement from Ronald A. Lindsay, President and CEO of the Center for Inquiry, on the conclusion of the Republican and Democratic National Conventions:

"Much about these political conventions has been extremely disheartening to secular Americans: Trivial bickering about who mentioned God a sufficient number of times, the fact of …Full Release »

Skeptics’ Convention Coming to Tennessee, the Center of Anti-Science Activism

September 06, 2012

The world’s leading thinkers and activists for skepticism and reason will descend upon the state that is at the center of the American anti-science movement, as Nashville, Tennessee plays host to CSICon 2, the conference dedicated to science and skeptical inquiry -- October 25-28, 2012.

Presented by the Committee …Full Release »