1000 humanists from over 60 countries are assembling in Oxford today for the 2014 World Humanist Congress. This triennial gathering of members of the International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU) unites men and women from across the globe who believe that we can live ethical and fulfilling lives on the basis of reason and humanity alone, without religious beliefs.
It is wrong for David Cameron to single out Christians for special praise, to offer them privileged access to Downing Street and to support an expanded role for Christian groups in providing essential public services.
A 2012 New York Times investigation has revealed that an average of 24 horses suffer fatal breakdowns at tracks across the US every week partly because of the misuse of drugs that keep injured horses running. Furthermore, 10,000 broken-down thoroughbreds are sent to slaughter every year.
A new campaign launched in an attempt to end schools selecting pupils based on their faith has provoked strong, passionate
Before we all start manning the barricades, please can we react to reality, rather than propaganda?
Education secretary Michael Gove is to investigate allegations pupils as young as 11 were urged to sign an anti-gay marriage
The Catholic Church has been accused of urging pupils as young as 11 to sign an anti-gay marriage petition. The Catholic
The rules on the use of the jockey’s whip in horse racing are to be tightened following complaints by animal welfare groups