An important celebration

East London Humanists article published Newham Recorder 19.4.17.

Last Thursday marked the 200th anniversary of the birth of George Holyoake, a household name in his time. Continue reading

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Trial by Tribunal. An apostasy story

Monthly piece by Chair East London Humanists for publication by The Newham Recorder March 2017. Continue reading

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East London schools to get books on Humanism

From 21 February, primary schools in East London will be receiving free copies of What is Humanism?, a new book about Humanism from Michael Rosen and Annemarie Young, after a national crowdfunding campaign by the British Humanist Association. Continue reading

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Campaign against collective worship in schools. Help needed.

The UK is the only country in the world to impose Christian worship in state-funded schools. The BHA is looking for parents with a child at school up to and including Year 11 to assist with a legal challenge. Continue reading

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School speaker training opportunity

A free training day will be held on Saturday 25 March for anyone wishing to obtain accreditation as a school speaker for the British Humanist Association. Continue reading

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Climate Change Calamity. Opinion Piece Feb ’17

Monthly piece by Chair East London Humanists for publication by The Newham Recorder February 2017. Continue reading

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Humanism at Hackney Community College

A representative from East London Humanists was on the panel at the annual multi-faith/belief event at Hackney Community College on 25.1.17. Continue reading

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East London Humanists support Women’s March

Members of the East London Humanist group joined 100,000 or so demonstrators in London, and millions around the world, on 21 January. Continue reading

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Trump and Islamophobia. Opinion Piece Jan ’17

Monthly piece by Chair East London Humanists published by The Newham Recorder 18.1.17. Continue reading

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BHA announces integration of Faith to Faithless

The British Humanist Association announced on 16 January that Faith to Faithless, a community support network for ‘apostates’ and the ex-religious, is now a part of the BHA. Continue reading

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