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More humanist than Christian marriages in Scotland in 2019

Newly released official statistics reveals that for the first time, there were more humanist marriages in Scotland last year than there were Christian marriages of all denominations combined. Humanist marriages made up 23% of all marriages, while Christian marriages made…

Humanist National Memorial

Humanist National Memorial Ceremony will mark three months since lockdown with input from humanists from all four nations of the UK On 23 June at 11:00, Humanists UK – supported by Humanist Society Scotland – is holding a national memorial…

New Education Resources for Schools

Humanist Society Scotland has launched a new set of educational resources designed to match the Higher and National 5 RMPS curriculum. The resources cover a humanist approach to a number of moral and ethical questions including assisted dying, justice, relationships,…

Humanists raise concern about blasphemy-accused persecution

Humanist Society Scotland has raised the concern regarding the case of Professor Jama Ahmed to the Scottish Government. This comes as Humanists International launched a campaign to bring attention to the Somali human rights defender’s plight. Humanist Society Scotland has…

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