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A New Season of Reason with Reasonable Talk
January 24, 2018 by

CFI’s Reasonable Talk, our video series showcasing the best of CFI’s conferences and events, is back for a fifth season, starting with three great talks from CSICon 2017 in Las Vegas.

HHS Is a Health and Human Disservice
HHS “Religious Freedom Division” Is a Health and Human Disservice
January 24, 2018 by

In Donald Trump’s version of the Environmental Protection Agency, administrator Scott Pruitt sees to it that the agency does anything but protect the environment. It follows, then, that the Trump Administration would find a way to make it so that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) takes steps to prevent humans from receiving …

TheAtlantic-CFI-Secular Rescue
The Atlantic Magazine Profiles CFI’s Secular Rescue
January 24, 2018 by

The Atlantic introduced the world to a Center for Inquiry program that exemplifies our commitment to free inquiry and humanist values: Secular Rescue.

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New Point of Inquiry Podcast is Non-Organic and Artificially Sweetened
January 10, 2018 by

Will sugar really kill you? Or will it be artificial sweeteners that do you in? Is it really better to eat organic, or is it more of a status symbol? Point of Inquiry host Paul Fidalgo is, like many folks, confused about all of the conflicting health and nutrition information swirling around.

Free Inquiry Was Jesus a Man or a Myth
Was Jesus a Man or a Myth? A Heated Debate in Free Inquiry
January 10, 2018 by

Free Inquiry, the magazine of CFI’s Council for Secular Humanism, is practically ablaze from the disagreement between freethought factions as to whether Jesus was a real person or a myth.

Eddie Tabash, CFI’s Board Chair
CFI Michigan Celebrates 20 Years at Solstice Awards Ceremony
January 10, 2018 by

CFI Michigan hosted their annual Solstice Dinners in Grand Rapids and Madison Heights (in the Detroit Area) on December 13 and 16 respectively, with 120 combined attendees, despite the terrible snow storm.

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New Leadership for a New Year at Two CFI Branches
January 10, 2018 by

The new year begins with a new chapter for two of the Center for Inquiry’s vital and active local branches, as two dedicated members of the CFI family step into key leadership roles.

Louis Appignani quarter million dollars donation pledge
A Few Days Left to Make an Enormous Impact – Donate to CFI
December 27, 2017 by

Louis Appignani will double the power of every contribution that comes in from now until the end of 2017, but that’s just a few short days away!

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Policy Update: Johnson Amendment and CDC’s Seven Words
December 27, 2017 by

The religious right has been relentless in its efforts to dismantle the Johnson Amendment, the law that bars tax-exempt nonprofits, such as churches and the Center for Inquiry, from endorsing or advocating against candidates for political office.

FDA stops Homeopathy
A One-Two Punch to Homeopathy
December 27, 2017 by

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced it would begin to take a tougher stance against the manufacturers of those homeopathic products that pose the greatest risk to consumers’ health and safety.