CFI and HFA to Join Forces
September 5, 2008 by

The Center for Inquiry and the Humanists of Florida Association are pleased to announced that they have entered into a cooperative agreement through which they will collaborate on projects of common interest. The agreement is effective as of August 31, 2008.

CFI Input Helps Craft Legislation Protecting Scientific Integrity
July 31, 2008 by

CFI staff and a volunteer helped both craft the language and shape the substance of H.R. 5687, passed June 24.

CFI/CSH File Brief In Establishment Clause Case
June 23, 2008 by

6.23.2008 – The Center for Inquiry and its affiliate, the Council for Secular Humanism, filed a brief with the Supreme Court in the case of Pleasant Grove City v. Summum

CFI Issues Critique of Civics Textbook
April 6, 2008 by

The Center for Inquiry recently learned that a civics textbook used in many secondary schools around the country contains inaccurate and misleading statements, in particular in its analysis of certain constitutional law issues, including school prayer, and global warming. CFI has analyzed the textbook, American Government Institutions and Policies (10th edition), and prepared a critique that sets forth recommended changes to the textbook.

Celebrating the Opening of CFI Low Countries
February 29, 2008 by

A new branch of Center for Inquiry Transnational in the the Netherlands and Belgium – together called the Low Countries. According to Jonathan Israel in his works Radical Enlightenment and The Enlightenment Contested the Low Countries are the birth place of the early, radical and atheistic Enlightenment of the 17th century of whom Spinoza is …

Portland, Oregon, Joins CFI’s Family of Communities
February 25, 2008 by

Science, Reason, and Free Inquiry come to the Pacific Northwest

New Position Paper: Assistance in Dying for the Terminally Ill
February 22, 2008 by

Few issues in bioethics have received as much sustained attention as the question of whether the terminally ill should have the right to hasten their deaths through prescribed medication, a practice known as assisted suicide or assistance in dying. This question has been debated in Congress, state legislatures, the Supreme Court, in books and scholarly …

Opening Launch of Center for Inquiry London
February 5, 2008 by

Held at Conway Hall, London on 18th January 2008, CFI London’s inaugural event proved very successful with leading lights from the British and American academic, skeptical, secular and humanist communities speaking and participating in discussions. Nearly 150 people attended the day and evening event, and included delegates from the British Isles, Scandanavia, Eastern and Western Europe and the US.

Report for the Year 2007
January 21, 2008 by

The Center for Inquiry reports on the year 2007.

CFI Releases New Position Paper
December 3, 2007 by

Same-Sex Marriage—and Marriage by Ruth Mitchell