News Archives for June 2014

Coalition to State Department: Press for Release of Jailed Saudi Activists

June 25, 2014

Religious and secularist human rights organizations and leaders urge U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to take an active role in securing the immediate and unconditional release of Waleed Abu al-Khair and Raif Badawi. Full Entry »

CFI Tells Federal Court: End Taxpayer Funding of Clergy Housing

June 24, 2014

CFI believes that the tax code should neither favor nor disadvantage religious groups. Full Entry »

Tell Your D.C. Councilmember to Protect Employees’ Reproductive Rights

June 19, 2014

Urge your D.C. Councilmember to support a bill that would make it illegal for employers in D.C. to fire or otherwise discriminate against their employees over reproductive health care decisions, such as using birth control or in vitro fertilization. Full Entry »

CFI Among 90 Groups Urging White House to Close Loophole Allowing Taxpayer-Funded Discrimination

June 11, 2014

CFI among 90 organizations pressing the Obama administration to close a legal loophole that allows faith-based groups to discriminate with taxpayer funds. Full Entry »

Ohio Bill Would Block Abortion and Birth Control Coverage: Tell Your Lawmakers to Oppose It

June 09, 2014

Urge your state representative to oppose a bill that would ban public and private health plans across the state from providing insurance coverage for abortion. Full Entry »

CFI Launches Campaign to Keep Religion and Pseudoscience Out of Health Care

June 03, 2014

With your help, we at the Center for Inquiry have been fighting on all fronts in the battle against superstition and pseudoscience in health care and medicine. The time has come for us all to take this fight to a new level. Full Entry »

Advocacy Update — May 2014: Human Rights in the Sudan, Access to Abortion, and Government Prayer

June 02, 2014

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