Challenging Religious Privilege
Join our campaign for an inclusive and secular education system.
We campaign for the law and the administration of justice to be based on equality, respect for human rights, and on objective evidence.
Public services that are intended for the whole community, especially those funded by public money, should be provided in a secular context.
We campaign on a wide range of topics where religious privilege impacts public life. Including:
For over 150 years we have campaigned for disestablishment, the separation of the C of E and state.
Posted: Fri, 05 Aug 2022
The NSS has advised the United Nations to be cautious about mixing religion with mental health care.
Posted: Thu, 04 Aug 2022
The NSS has called for separation of church and state as figures show Britons don't think the prime minister must be Christian.
Posted: Wed, 27 Jul 2022
Using faith groups to deliver services for women experiencing violence may risk exploitation, the NSS has told the Scottish government.
Posted: Mon, 25 Jul 2022
Experts have criticised "serious weaknesses" in medical guidance which permits religious and cultural circumcision on boys.
Posted: Fri, 22 Jul 2022
A faith school has failed an inspection for devoting most of its curriculum to religion, with "little time" for secular subjects.
The Church of England's position on same-sex relationships should set the wheels of disestablishment in motion, says Stephen Evans.
Posted: Wed, 03 Aug 2022
The rolling back of reproductive rights in America shows necessity of secularism, says Stephen Evans.
Posted: Fri, 08 Jul 2022
An obituary to Terry Sanderson, who died on June 12th 2022, by his civil partner Keith Porteous Wood.
Posted: Mon, 13 Jun 2022
Pandering to fundamentalism is not the way to a more open, tolerant and peaceful society, argues Stephen Evans.
Posted: Thu, 09 Jun 2022
Specialist theological colleges focused on doctrinal training create inherent conflict with the academic freedom and anti-discrimination requirements of education. Therefore, they should neither receive...
Posted: Mon, 06 Jun 2022