September 15, 2009 by Lori Sommerfelt
This week, Representatives Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), Tammy Baldwin (D-MN) and Jared Polis (D-CO) are introducing legislation to repeal the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). This bill, called the Respect for Marriage Act, would repeal all of DOMA and give legally married same-sex couples federal benefits. The Center for Inquiry has joined a number of civil …
September 10, 2009 by Debbie Goddard
CFI is seeking an intern to work with the executive director in its Washington, D.C. office. Roles and Responsibilities: The intern will be responsible for the following duties, among others: Being a go-between for CFI-DC executive director and local campus groups; Keeping up consistent contact between CFI-DC and campus groups in D.C. metro area; Providing …
Power Line Panic and Cell Phone Mania: Why Cell Phones and Power Lines Aren’t Health Hazards
September 8, 2009 by Lori Sommerfelt
Lobbying for Science and Reason on Capitol Hill Starts Thursday, September 10 th 2009 at 7:30 pm Ends Thursday, September 10 th 2009 at 9:00 pm Location University Settlement, 184 Eldridge Street (and Rivington St.) Toni Van Pelt is the director of the Center for Inquiry’s Office of Public Policy in Washington, D.C. She will …
CFI featured in new Buffalo News piece about the rise of the non-religious
CFI Indiana & the IUPUI Freethinkers to hold a special session of the CFI Institute! September 11-13, 2009
August 27, 2009 by Toni Van Pelt
House Majority Leader praises women who have fought for equal rights, and calls for a more equitable health care system.
August 26, 2009 by Toni Van Pelt
Toni Van Pelt is interviewed on Radioactivity, a program on Tampa’s WMNF-FM.
August 25, 2009 by Debbie Goddard
The Campaign for Free Expression is a CFI initiative to focus efforts and attention on one of the crucial components of freethought, the right of individuals to express their viewpoints, opinions, and beliefs.
CFI Urges the Supreme Court to Uphold Previous Rulings by the 9th Circuit