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Artist Kathryn Welch making flower posies.

World Humanist Day 2024 round-up

World Humanist Day 2024 round-up
Cartoon showing a family group looking at a sunset over the sea.

Use our guide for responding to the assisted dying consultation

Use our guide for responding to the assisted dying consultation
Graphic showing people putting slips in a voting box showing the Humanist Society Scotland logo, and LGBT+ flag, and a science symbol. Text reads "I'm voting humanist."

We launch our general election 2024 resources

We launch our general election 2024 resources
Ross holds a mic whilst talking to a crowd at rally (not pictured) outside. He wears a green kilt.

10 years of equal marriage in Scotland: interview with celebrant Ross Wright

10 years of equal marriage in Scotland: interview with celebrant Ross Wright
Cartoon showing a group of people shouting with signs reading "decriminalise abortion," "safe access," and "abortion is healthcare."

Buffer zones bill passes final vote and will become law

Buffer zones bill passes final vote and will become law
Cartoon showing a group of people holding up signs and banners that read "Autonomy," "Compassion," and "End-of-life Choice."

Holyrood’s health committee wants to hear from you on Liam McArthur’s Assisted Dying Bill

Holyrood’s health committee wants to hear from you on Liam McArthur’s Assisted Dying Bill
A row of anti-abortion protestors holding placards infront of some railings.

Wrecking amendments reintroduced ahead of final vote on buffer zones

Wrecking amendments reintroduced ahead of final vote on buffer zones
The Houses of Parliament in a panorama format, photographed from across the Thames.

We write to party leaders to gauge position on key humanist causes

We write to party leaders to gauge position on key humanist causes
A group of anti-abortion protestors outside an abortion facility in Glasgow, holding signs.

Wrecking amendments to buffer zones bill withdrawn but questions remain over “chaplaincy services”

Wrecking amendments to buffer zones bill withdrawn but questions remain over “chaplaincy services”
A row of anti-abortion protestors outside a hospital in Glasgow

MSPs must stop wrecking amendments to buffer zones bill

MSPs must stop wrecking amendments to buffer zones bill