News Archives for April 2014

Protest for Jailed Saudi Writer’s Freedom: May 3 in Washington, D.C.

April 28, 2014

CFI joins Muslims for Progressive Values in organizing a protest for free expression at the Saudi Arabian Embassy in Washington, D.C. Full Entry »

CFI Joins Groups in Urging Congress to Speak Out on Burma’s Persecution of Rohingya Muslims

April 25, 2014

Groups push for vote on resolution urging the government of Burma to respect international human rights standards and end its persecution of Rohingya Muslims and other ethnic and religious minorities. Full Entry »

Tell Michigan Senators to Reject Government Promotion of Religious Discrimination

April 22, 2014

CFI urges Michigan residents to tell members of the Senate Committee on Finance to oppose proposals that would permit taxpayers to donate to the Boy Scouts through a box on their income tax return. Full Entry »

Coalition of Experts to FDA: Protect Cancer Patients from Burzynski’s False Cures

April 16, 2014

Experts join CFI in expressing deep concern over FDA’s recent decision to allow cancer patients access to unapproved drugs provided by Texas-based doctor Stanislaw Burzynski. Full Entry »

Humanist Values Championed by CFI at UN Human Rights Council

April 08, 2014

CFI addresses persecution of religious minorities in Pakistan, crackdown on free speech in Bangladesh, spread of harmful religious practices against girls, brutal human rights record in Saudi Arabia, and violence and discrimination against LGBT persons in Russia and Uganda based on “traditional values,” which are often used as a cover for religion. Full Entry »

Advocacy Update — March 2014: School Vouchers, Religious Exemptions, Human Rights in Saudi Arabia

April 01, 2014

The Center for Inquiry's Office of Public Policy monthly update highlighting some of our recent activity for members and followers. Full Entry »