Charter of uk.philosophy.humanism

(Not Moderated)

  1. A newsgroup for discussion of all aspects of Humanism in the UK, with particular reference to secular Humanism. In this context, Humanism is a life-stance which holds that:
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uk.philosophy.humanism	UK issues in Humanism and in Secular thought