Posted: Sat, 13 Oct 2007 07:05
This year’s £5,000 Irwin Prize for Secularist of the Year will be presented at a glittering lunchtime event in central London by Richard Dawkins.
Posted: Mon, 24 Sep 2007 10:46
The head teacher of Monkseaton High School in Tyneside who wanted to set up a secular trust school has been rebuffed by the government.
Posted: Mon, 10 Sep 2007 13:48
The Government’s proposal to open even more ‘faith schools’ was described today as “a self-inflicted disaster for both education and cohesion” by the National Secular Society
Posted: Tue, 28 Aug 2007 12:46
The National Secular Society’s Certificate of Debaptism has now been accessed 100,000 times since it was put up on the web 5 years ago
Posted: Thu, 26 Jul 2007 13:03
The National Secular Society has described action taken by worshippers at a Hindu Temple in Wales to prevent the slaughter of a bull that has tested positive for TB, as “irresponsible and anti-social”.
Posted: Wed, 18 Jul 2007 10:52
The National Secular Society welcomed a ruling released today by the Advertising Standards Agency against a full page advertisement in The Times by Coherent and Cohesive Voice seeking to raise alarm about the Sexual Orientation equality legislation being debated in Parliament earlier this year
Posted: Mon, 16 Jul 2007 16:03
The National Secular Society welcomed the High Court’s verdict today in not upholding teenager Lydia Playfoot’s challenge to a ban preventing her from wearing a Christian "purity ring".
Constitutional Reform: Undemocratic Church Privileges Retained And Further Concession Made To The Church Of England
Posted: Mon, 09 Jul 2007 11:25
The Government’s latest proposals on constitutional reform are missing a prime opportunity to modernize Britain’s democracy.
Posted: Fri, 11 May 2007 11:52
Tony Blair is leaving behind him a religious legacy that could amount to a time bomb of conflict for the future, says the National Secular Society.
Posted: Wed, 09 May 2007 08:46
Proposals to scrap the right for parents to withdraw their children from Religious Education lessons have been attacked by the National Secular Society, on the grounds that such a move would be an abuse of human rights.