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Press Release: The SSS welcomes Norther Ireland’s referendum on the 8th Amendment

Posted by on 10 October, 2017 | 0 comments

Press Release: The SSS welcomes Norther Ireland’s referendum on the 8th Amendment

This referendum is the result of a long-fought campaign to repeal the 1983 decision.

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The Common Good in a Secular World

Posted by on 9 September, 2017 | 0 comments

The Common Good in a Secular World

Journalist and public intellectual, Robin MacAlpine, asks how we can develop a collective identity and values in an age of religious and economic crisis.

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Scotland in the New Age of Disruption- Gerry Hassan

Posted by on 9 September, 2017 | 0 comments

Scotland in the New Age of Disruption- Gerry Hassan

Our September speaker is the brilliant author,Dr. Gerry Hassan.

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Scottish Secular Society block at Glasgow Pride

Posted by on 8 August, 2017 | 0 comments

Scottish Secular Society block at Glasgow Pride

Join the Scottish Secular Society at Glasgow Pride 2017! Everyone is welcome.

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Jamie Kelly- Preachers, Enlightenment and Empire

Posted by on 8 August, 2017 | 0 comments

Jamie Kelly- Preachers, Enlightenment and Empire

The SSPCK, an organisation dedicated to spreading ‘reformed Christianity’ as a catalyst of cultural progress (and thus the growth of virtue) among rural Scots and Natives in North America.

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Statement from the Scottish Secular Society

Posted by on 5 May, 2017 | 0 comments

Statement from the Scottish Secular Society

We are here to support our neighbours, family and friends through this horrible attack, through the rebuilding of our lives together, towards a future that continues to be better than before.

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Theos | Secular Wales/Cymru Seciwlar

Posted by on 5 May, 2017 | 0 comments

Theos | Secular Wales/Cymru Seciwlar

The important question is: What are the roots of morality and justice now that we have (in Wales) a (nearly) secular society?

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The official launch of the Norther Ireland Humanists

Posted by on 5 May, 2017 | 0 comments

The official launch of the Norther Ireland Humanists

Our friends in Northern Ireland officially launched the latest humanist organisation, Northern Ireland Humanist. The evening took place at the lovely Belfast Castle. Boyd Sleator, Operations Coordinator, has done a wonderful job this past year, heading the efforts. We wish them all the best and hope to see more of them in the future.      ...

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Welcome Our New Board for the 2017-18 year!

Posted by on 4 April, 2017 | 0 comments

Welcome Our New Board for the 2017-18 year!

  Following our Annual General Meeting last night we have a new board! In our fifth year, the campaign for increased secularism in Scottish society continues. The Scottish Secular Society provides a strong secular voice, advocating a more cohesive, rational and equal society- in which both freedom of and freedom from religion are respected. We’d like to thank two board members who have reluctantly stood down due to pressing life commitments; Douglas McLellan, former Vice Chair, and Steffy Heggarty, our former Interfaith Officer. They’ve contributed immensely to the Society and we wish...

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New Members Features

Posted by on 3 March, 2017 | 0 comments

New Members Features

Welcome to the Scottish Secular Society’s new membership feature. The MEMBERS BLOG is the place where SSS members can publish their own writings, thoughts, pictures, etc, about secularism, Scotland, and their time with the SSS. The SSS members blog forum is more flexible than the standard social media platform. We hope you enjoy your time here, and the growing collection of publications from our members.

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