Scottish humanists challenge religious leaders on Assisted Suicide

Today (27th January) the Scottish Parliament’s Health and Sport Committee will take evidence from a range of religious leaders, many of whom Humanist Society Scotland says are out of touch with the actual views and beliefs of their members. Humanist…

Humanists give ‘very cautious welcome’ to Raif Badawi case review

The International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU) had been focusing its “#FreeRaif” campaign messages directly on the personal responsibility of the Saudi monarch, King Abdullah. One image retweeted on social network Twitter over 1,000 times features the stories of Raif Badawi…

HSS condemns attack on freedom of expression

Twelve people were murdered yesterday as the result of an armed attack on the offices of satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo by Islamist terrorists. This was a vicious attack on free speech and expression. The Humanist Society Scotland has released the…

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