Thank Mayor Bloomberg for Keeping NYC’s 9/11 Memorial Service Secular
Office of Public Policy
September 9, 2011 by

On Sept. 11, 2011, New York City will mark the 10th anniversary of the 2001 terrorist attacks.

CFI and CSI Petition FDA to Take Action on Homeopathic Drugs
August 30, 2011 by

CFI and CSI have filed three separate petitions with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) asking that agency to address various aspects of the marketing of homeopathic drugs.

CFI on UN Human Rights Committee’s Strong Support for Freedom of Belief and Expression
August 4, 2011 by

In a move supported by the Center for Inquiry (CFI), the UN Human Rights Committee last week issued a new document strongly condemning blasphemy laws and other restrictions on freedom of belief and expression as inconsistent with existing international law.

Fort Bragg Officials Reverse Course, Approve Secular Festival “Rock Beyond Belief”
Office of Public Policy
August 3, 2011 by

The secular festival Rock Beyond Belief will now come to fruition at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, after military authorities there reversed course and approved the event that will feature an array of music and speakers including famed evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins.

Fort Bragg Officials Reverse Course, Approve Secular Festival “Rock Beyond Belief”
August 3, 2011 by

The secular festival Rock Beyond Belief will now come to fruition at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, March 31, 2012, after military authorities there reversed course and approved the event that will feature an array of music and speakers including famed evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins.

CFI on UN Human Rights Committee’s Strong Support for Freedom of Belief and Expression
United Nations
August 2, 2011 by

In a move welcomed by the Center for Inquiry, the UN Human Rights Committee has strongly condemned blasphemy laws and other restrictions on freedom of belief and expression as inconsistent with existing international law.

Air Force Drops Christian-Themed Nuclear Ethics Training Session
August 1, 2011 by

The United States Air Force has dropped its mandatory training session for nuclear missile officers after public outcry over recently released documents that showed the Air Force was using religious doctrine to justify actions by officers.

Air Force Drops Christian-Themed Nuclear Ethics Training Session
Office of Public Policy
July 31, 2011 by

The United States Air Force has dropped its mandatory training session for nuclear missile officers after a report by Truthout.org on recently released documents that showed the Air Force was using religious doctrine to justify actions by officers.

CFI Condemns the Use of Religious Materials for Instruction in Nuclear War Ethics
Office of Public Policy
July 29, 2011 by

The United States Air Force has been citing Christian teachings in its missile officer training sessions by referencing passages from the New Testament, according to recently released documents.

CFI Condemns Use of Religious Materials for Instruction in Nuclear War Ethics
July 29, 2011 by

The United States Air Force has been citing Christian teachings in its missile officer training sessions by referencing passages from the New Testament, according to recently released documents under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA).