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Niose explorers secularism’s extraordinary rise and shows how it offers hope for more rational, inquiry-based public policy and discussion.” – Publishers Weekly

New Event: AU Religious Liberty Dinner

New event: On June 2 I'll be speaking at the Annual Religious…

Why Patriotism Won't Heal a Divided America

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Conservative columnist David Brooks, lamenting the “weakening…

Humanism and the 'Political Revolution'

My latest Psychology Today article considers the role of humanism…

Carrie Fisher to receive Harvard Humanist Award

The Force is strong in her, even if she's a secular humanist.…

'Undisputed'

I'll be traveling for the next week and unable to post much.…

Garland's Church-State Views Are a Mystery

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Merrick Garland, the nominee of President Obama to fill the Supreme…

Talk Radio Europe: Discussing American Politics

An interview with Pippa Jones of Talk Radio Europe, March 11, 2016. Europeans are taking great interest in the 2016 American election, and many are puzzled by the Trump phenomenon, the combative atmosphere, and the lowbrow dialogue.

Challenging School Board Prayer in Texas

Our American Humanist Association Appignani Humanist Legal Center…

The Symptoms of a Society Coming Unhinged

My latest Psychology Today article is called "Beware America's…

The Establishment and the Rich Took Down Bernie in Massachusetts

While the Sanders campaign is expressing satisfaction at Super…

From Muslim to Nonbeliever

In my latest piece for Psychology Today I interview Muhammad…

Senator rips up our complaint letter

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Our American Humanist Association legal center sent a letter…