Humanist Manifesto for 2021 Scottish Parliament election

Today we published our manifesto, From Scotland’s Humanist Community, in preparation  for the upcoming Scottish Parliament elections on Thursday 6th May 2021.  After consultation with our members, our supporters, our Young Humanists Scotland  representatives, our Board, and the wider  humanist…

Humanists join campaign to end abortion clinic harassment

Humanist Society Scotland have joined forces with the campaign group Back Off Scotland and the British Pregnancy Advice Service to campaign to end the harassment of women accessing abortion and pregnancy services by religious campaigners. The volunteer led campaign has…

Abortion Devolution

Humanists defend abortion rights

The Humanist Society Scotland have responded to a statement by The Bishops’ Conference of Scotland lamenting 50 years of the Abortion Act. Spokesperson for the Humanist Society Scotland, Ronit Quayle said: “The majority of Scots recognise the importance of a woman’s right…

The fight for womens rights in Poland continues

The fight for women’s rights in Poland is far from over with certain politicians continuing to call for further restrictions to the country’s already strict abortion regulations.

HSS join pro-choice demonstration on #InternationalWomensDay

Humanist Society Scotland members and supporters joined with representatives from Abortion Rights Scotland and STUC Women’s Committee to outside The Scottish Parliament to show support for a woman’s right to choose. The event took place on International Women’s Day, as…

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