Black Lives Matter
June 2, 2020
George Floyd died in Minneapolis on the 25th May 2020 after he was handcuffed and restrained face down on the ground whilst a police officer knelt on his neck for eight minutes and 46 seconds. His death, as well as…
IWD 2020 – interview with Professor Maggie Kinloch FRSE
March 8, 2020
Maggie Kinloch with Scottish Makar Jackie Kay at the launch of our new strategic plan.
We’re now a dementia friendly organisation!
February 11, 2020
Humanist Society Scotland became a Dementia Friendly organisation and lent its support to Alzheimer Scotland Fair Dementia Care Campaign.
Gordon Ross humanist award 2019
January 7, 2020
Paul Millar is announced as the winner of Humanist Society Scotland’s Gordon Ross Humanist of the Year award, the prize was awarded for Paul’s work with StreetCare Glasgow and his decision to become a live kidney donor.
George Buchanan (1506-1582) – an early Scottish humanist
October 16, 2019
George Buchanan (1506-1582) – An Early Scottish Humanist My interest in George Buchanan’s work was sparked when I read that he had been described as a leading Scottish humanist. I was intrigued. Nobody in my circles had ever mentioned him,…
We welcome ambitious new target to reduce emissions by 75%
September 25, 2019
Humanist Society Scotland welcomes the strong stance the government is taking on climate change ahead of the parliamentary vote on the Climate Change Bill today.