The Amazing James Randi (1928-2020)

by Jennifer Bardi

“Hanging over Niagara Falls in a straightjacket is something you can do for a number of years, but it’s strenuous. I got tired of... Read More

In Memoriam: Philip Appleman, 1926-2020

by Staff

Philip Appleman died on April 11, 2020. He was a poet, novelist, editor, and humanist. Appleman earned degrees from Northwestern University, the University of... Read More

In Memoriam: Edd Doerr

by Staff

Longtime humanist activist Edd Doerr passed away on February 6, 2020. He was eighty-nine years old.  Born into a working-class Catholic family in the... Read More

In Memoriam: Pete Stark, 1931-2020

by Staff

Fortney H. “Pete” Stark Jr., the 2008 Humanist of the Year who served in the US House of Representatives representing California's 13th District for... Read More

Special Remembrance: Carol Wintermute

by Staff

Update: Life Celebration information has been added to the end of this article. Carol Wintermute, a longtime leader of the humanist movement in the... Read More