Press Release Archives for August, 2013

Secular Organization Condemns Attacks on Religious Groups in Egypt

August 22, 2013

Center for Inquiry Calls for End to Sectarian Bloodshed, Urgent Move Toward Reform

The Center for Inquiry (CFI) today expressed outrage and dismay at the growing instability in Egypt that has resulted in scores of Christian churches and homes damaged or destroyed, hundreds of people dead, and others …Full Release »

Secular Group Lauds Poll Showing Americans’ Rejection of Vouchers for Religious and Private Schools

August 21, 2013

Center for Inquiry joins its coalition partners in calling for an end to the voucher experiment 

A new poll out today from Phi Delta Kappa/Gallup shows that 70% of Americans reject public funding of private and religious schools through voucher programs, the highest number in two decades. …Full Release »

DC’s Marriage Law a Milestone for Nonbelievers’ Equality, Says Secular Group

August 06, 2013

Atheist, Humanist Couples May Now Be Married By Secular Celebrants in Nation’s Capital

Nonreligious couples in the District of Columbia may now be married in a ceremony solemnized by a Secular Celebrant, thanks to Mayor Vincent Gray’s signing today of the Marriage Officiant Amendment Act of 2013. The …Full Release »