CFI to release findings of new “Credibility Project” critical of climate-change skeptics
July 14, 2009 by

GOP Report Not Credible, says Center for Inquiry

Center for Inquiry Hosts Second Annual Civic Days at the Capital
July 14, 2009 by

Call for members to exercise citizen participation in government has been met with enthusiasm from around the country.

Center for Inquiry Launches Campaign for Free Expression
June 18, 2009 by

Essay and Cartoon Contests, Blasphemy Day, Exposure of Censorship to be Included

Non-religious Families and Children Find a Secular Alternative with Camp Inquiry
June 8, 2009 by

Physicist and bestselling author Lawrence Krauss featured in a wide-ranging summer program emphasizing critical thinking and science Amherst, NY (June 8, 2009) — At a time when surveys reveal a rapidly changing religious landscape around the United States, a unique summer camp aims to provide a secular alternative for families who increasingly hold to no …

Leadership Changes Announced by the Center for Inquiry
June 2, 2009 by

The Center for Inquiry and its affiliate organizations, the Council for Secular Humanism and the Committee for Skeptical Inquiry, announced today that in support of its two-year succession plan Dr. Paul Kurtz, the visionary leader and founder of all three organizations, will become chair emeritus. Kurtz in this capacity will continue as a voting member …

CFI Offers Cautious Support for Supreme Court Nominee
May 26, 2009 by

Says Senate Judiciary Committee Should Question Sotomayor on Church-State Separation

‘Witchcraft and its Impact on Development’ Seminar to Combat Superstition-Based Atrocities in Africa
May 26, 2009 by

Seminar Launches New Ongoing Campaign in Fight Against Fear and ‘Magic’ What: CFI Seminar, “Witchcraft and its Impact on Development” When: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Thursday, May 28, 2009 Where: SWAA-Ghana, Kokomlemle, near the Challenge Bookshop, Accra, Greater Accra, Ghana Note: Anti-Superstition Campaign Launches Days Before U.S. President Barack Obama’s Visit In an effort …

The Secularist Objection to Faith-Based Funding
May 19, 2009 by

Amherst, NY –Coming on the heels of a new Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life report that explores the debate over whether and how the government should fund faith-based institutions, Free Inquiry magazine, published by the Council for Secular Humanism, takes a careful yet critical look at the continuing practice of faith-based funding under …

Historic Ingersoll Museum to open May 23; Enters Its Sixteenth Season
May 13, 2009 by

Freethought Trail, Newly Installed High-Definition Video Launches Spring Tourist Season The Robert Green Ingersoll Birthplace Museum in Dresden, N.Y., kicks off its 16th season at noon Saturday, May 23. The museum tells the life story of Robert Green Ingersoll, nationally famed freethinker and agnostic orator who was born in Dresden in 1833. New for the …

CFI Pleased with Obama’s Decision on National Day of Prayer, Still Objects to Government Endorsement
May 7, 2009 by

The Center for Inquiry commends President Obama for deciding to scale back the observance of today’s National Day of Prayer. Past observances have included…