Atheist Alliance International (AAI), the Center for Inquiry (CFI) the International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU) are dismayed that the Appeal of Conscience Foundation has decided to award Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono the World Statesmen Award at its 2013 Special Awards Dinner. Indonesia's record on human rights and religious freedom is very poor and, as President, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono bears a significant degree of responsibility for the situation. We urge the Appeal…See More
Please participate in PhD research regarding atheists - covering your experiences as an atheist, your involvement (if any) with secular organisations and your perceptions of discrimination and prejudice (if any) against you as an atheist. : http://unrcfr.us.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_3QlZZFokgDdWBTf. If you have already participated, thank you very much! If you started the survey, but did not complete it, you should be able…See More
AAI is seeking help from someone who knows Joomla (version 1.5) to assist with an upgrade of AAI's individual membership structure and the associated website page. This project is partially complete, but needs some help to finish it. If you also know Joomla 2.5 that would be great, but it's not essential for this project. If you can help please email volunteer [at] atheistalliance [dot] org. Thank you!See More
Please join AAI as a member as it continues to work for a secular world. AAI had a busy 2012 - supporting Kasese School, jailed Indonesian atheist Alexander Aan and conventions in Germany, Canada, the Philippines and Brazil, as well as launching Atheist Census. There is a lot more to do in 2013 so please join AAI as a member and help us continue our work. (Members/donors with US income please note that AAI has 501(c)3 tax-exempt status.)See More
Our poor senses have been abused recently by the most prominent holiday of the year (at least in Western countries): Christmas. Even as a budding atheist last year I celebrated it. It can be quite fun. But it always feels as if those who choose not to participate in these yearly solstice-based activities, be it due to their beliefs or lack thereof, are demonised in our culture. Even the basic act of ignoring the Christmas season is seen as supremely anti-social.…See More
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