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Iranian women protest the obligatory hijab Sina Nasiri Atheist Alliance International

Read More Atheist Alliance International In early December 2017, Vida Movahed, known as ‘the Girl of Enghelab Street’ stood on a Junction box in Tehran’s Enghelab Street without a veil and lifted her white scarf to protest compulsory veiling. This protest, which was followed by her detention, is one of Iran’s most well-known anti-forced veiling …

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AAI Responds to Freethought Prophet Podcast Allegations Jason Sylvester Atheist Alliance International

Read More Atheist Alliance International Let me introduce myself: I am Jason Sylvester, aka Diogenes of Mayberry on social media. For the past year I have functioned as both the blog manager for AAI and as an unofficial advisor to the board. It is in my capacity as blog manager that I write this response …

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Islamic Indoctrination in Iranian Schools Sina Nasiri Atheist Alliance International

Read More Atheist Alliance International In certain societies, children are indoctrinated in religious values and beliefs and there is an effort to instill unshakeable truths such as God’s existence. Religion, in fact, has a major influence on education and the school system in a number of Middle Eastern countries. However, Iran, as a Middle Eastern …

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In Croatia, access to abortion is “exposed to intense ideological pressure”, says Humanists International at UN Lillie Ashworth Humanists International

Read More Humanists International In a joint statement, Humanists International highlighted ‘conscientious objection’ and anti-abortion harassment as limiting access to abortion in practice. The post In Croatia, access to abortion is “exposed to intense ideological pressure”, says Humanists International at UN appeared first on Humanists International.