Our Campaign Areas
Join our campaign for an inclusive and secular education system.
We want an inclusive education system, free from religious discrimination or proselytization.
All children should be entitled to an impartial religion and belief curriculum.
We challenge inappropriate evangelism and proselytization by external groups in schools.
For over 150 years we have campaigned for disestablishment, the separation of the C of E and state.
We campaign to scrap the archaic, unfair and undemocratic Bishops’ Bench in the House of Lords.
Prayers are personal & shouldn’t be an official part of government business or imposed in meetings
Our national ceremonies should be inclusive for all, not automatically led by the declining Church.
Blasphemy to intimidation, we've always robustly challenged religious threats to free expression.
Fundamental values cannot be defended by curtailing peaceful free expression
Blasphemy laws and religious restrictions on speech are incompatible with pluralism & human rights.
Find out more about the role of free expression and vibrant civil society in challenging hate speech
We campaign for the law and the administration of justice to be based on equality, respect for human rights, and on objective evidence.
Discrimination based on the idea of ‘caste’ should be forbidden by UK equality laws.
We campaign to ensure parallel religious legal systems don’t undermine our secular justice system
Religious freedom isn’t a 'right' to discriminate, we vigorously defend our equality laws.
Public services that are intended for the whole community, especially those funded by public money, should be provided in a secular context.
NHS-funded pastoral care shouldn’t be discriminatory or organised around religion/belief.
No child should be subjected to unnecessary medical surgery.
We’ve defended reproductive rights from religiously motivated restrictions since our founding.
We campaign on a wide range of topics where religious privilege impacts public life. Including:
This discriminatory radio slot should be reformed and opened to non-religious views or abolished.
We want an end to religious exemptions from animal welfare laws.
We work to ensure that victims of institutional clerical child abuse have access to secular justice.