Blog Archives for February, 2016

One Year After Murder of Avijit Roy, Tell Congress to Support Human Rights in Bangladesh

Michael De Dora — February 26, 2016

Tell your U.S. representative to support House Resolution 396 and demand the Bangladesh government protect human rights. 

CFI Joins Coalition in Urging President Obama to Declare ISIS Atrocities a Genocide

Michael De Dora — February 19, 2016

The Center for Inquiry has joined 37 organizations and more than 70 religious leaders and human rights advocates in urging President Obama to declare the Islamic State's systematic destruction of ancient religious minority communities in Iraq and Syria to be genocide.

CFI-Indiana Urges State Senate Committee to Reject Abortion Bill

Michael De Dora — February 17, 2016

CFI-Indiana Executive Director Reba Boyd Wooden testifies before Indiana Senate Committee on Health and Provider Services, urging lawmakers to reject measure that would create new restrictions on abortion in the state.

CFI-Indiana Testifies Before Indiana House Committee on Abortion Bill

Michael De Dora — February 12, 2016

CFI-Indiana Executive Director Reba Boyd Wooden testifies before Indiana House of Representatives Committee on Public Policy, urging lawmakers to reject measure that would create new restrictions on abortion in the state.

Tell Congress to Support Darwin Day 2016

Michael De Dora — February 08, 2016

Show members of Congress that Americans strongly support the role of scientific evidence in policymaking, investment in science education, and improvements to scientific literacy.

CFI Advocacy Update — January 2016

Michael De Dora — February 01, 2016

Welcome to the Office of Public Policy's monthly Advocacy Update. The Office of Public Policy (OPP) is the Washington, D.C. political arm of the Center for Inquiry (CFI). Our mandate is to advocate at all levels of government — Congress, the Administration, and the United Nations — for policies based on reason, science, and humanist values.