Press Release Archives for June, 2014

Supreme Court: Your Boss’s Religion Trumps Your Health

June 30, 2014

Center for Inquiry Warns Hobby Lobby Decision Will Prove Deeply Damaging to American Health Care

Secular advocacy group the Center for Inquiry decried the Supreme Court’s ruling today that the health and welfare of female employees should be subordinated to their employers’ religious beliefs, and warned that …Full Release »

Saudi Arabia Tries to Silence Center for Inquiry at Meeting of UN Human Rights Council

June 23, 2014

Secular Humanists Condemn Kingdom’s Human Rights Abuses, Right to Speak Supported by Other Member States

Saudi Arabia tried three times today to silence the Center for Inquiry at the United Nations Human Rights Council today, attempting to stop CFI’s representative from addressing Saudi Arabia’s zealous persecution of …Full Release »

Atheist to Deliver Invocation at Greece, NY Town Meeting July 15

June 19, 2014

Press Conference with Center for Inquiry President Immediately Following

Atheist Dan Courtney will deliver an invocation at the July 15 board meeting of the Town of Greece, New York, the municipality involved in the recent case of Town of Greece v. Galloway, in which the Supreme Court …Full Release »

Secularist Groups Call on Pakistan to Cease Censorship of Twitter with #TwitterTheocracy Campaign

June 10, 2014

Responding to Pakistan’s crackdown on free expression on Twitter and other Internet media, a coalition of secularist organizations today launched a campaign urging Pakistan to end its censorship of social media, and encouraging Twitter to reject censorship requests from Pakistan.

Twitter Theocracy

Campaign Takes On Religion and Junk Science in Health Care

June 03, 2014

Keep Heath Care Safe and Secular

Center for Inquiry Promotes Science over Superstition in Reproductive Rights, Alt-Med, Vaccines, and More 

The powerful influence of religious dogma, pseudoscience, and misinformation on …Full Release »