British Humanist Association

The Darwin Day Lecture 2018: The evolution of human morality

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 07:32
For the 2018 Darwin Day Lecture in central London, evolutionary psychologist Dr. Diana S Fleischman gave a stirring talk on the origins of human morality, the weaknesses of our evolved morality, and new horizons for the future human ethics. She was chaired by theoretical physicist and Humanists UK Vice President Professor Jim Al-Khalili.
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Sandi Toksvig: Introducing humanism, non-religious approaches to life

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 07:37
We've teamed up with Sandi Toksvig to launch a new massive open online course (MOOC) about humanism, called Introducing Humanism. Sign up for the course at https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/introducing-humanism
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Andrew Copson debates private and illegal faith schools

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 09:39
Years of steady Humanists UK work led to a breakthrough Ofsted report condemning both ultraconservative private religious schools and unsafe, illegal, unregistered faith schools where children do not always learn about basic subjects like English, maths, or science. Andrew Copson debated a representative from Christian Concern - who seemed to be talking about something else altogether.
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