Atheist Ireland in Warsaw this week for OSCE human rights conference Secularism
29/09/2015

Atheist Ireland in Warsaw this week for OSCE human rights conference

Atheist Ireland is in Poland this week, highlighting the religious discrimination against atheists and members of minority faiths throughout the OSCE, and particularly in Ireland. The event is the annual ...Read More
Atheist Ireland’s achievements in 2014 Meetings
27/10/2014

Atheist Ireland’s achievements in 2014

Atheist Ireland had a very busy and successful 2014, with breakthroughs in international lobbying at the United Nations Human Rights Committee and the OSCE annual human rights meeting; ongoing national ...Read More
Protecting the human rights of atheists – Michael Nugent at the annual OSCE human rights meeting in Poland this week Video
03/10/2014

Protecting the human rights of atheists – Michael Nugent at the annual OSCE human rights meeting in Poland this week

This is video and text of Michael Nugent's contributions to the annual OSCE human rights meeting in Warsaw, Poland, earlier this week. Contribution to Session on Discrimination The OSCE Guidelines for ...Read More
The Catholic belief system in Ireland and human rights abuses from child abuse to symphysiotomy Secularism
03/08/2014

The Catholic belief system in Ireland and human rights abuses from child abuse to symphysiotomy

This is a powerful extract from the closing address of Nigel Rodley, Chairperson of the UN Human Rights Committee, after the Committee's questioning of Ireland in Geneva in July. Then ...Read More
Irish Government accepts abortion rights cannot be denied by majority votes – video and transcript Secularism
03/08/2014

Irish Government accepts abortion rights cannot be denied by majority votes – video and transcript

This is the hugely significant exchange in Geneva in July, where the Irish Government formally accepted that the will of the Irish people as expressed in a referendum or parliamentary ...Read More
UN asks Ireland about religious discrimination in Irish schools – video and transcript News
01/08/2014

UN asks Ireland about religious discrimination in Irish schools – video and transcript

The UN Human Rights Committee has told Ireland to stop breaching the human rights of atheists and minority faiths in the education system, reflecting concerns raised by Atheist Ireland at ...Read More
UN asks Ireland about discrimination against atheist teachers – video and transcript News
01/08/2014

UN asks Ireland about discrimination against atheist teachers – video and transcript

The UN Human Rights Committee has told Ireland to stop breaching the human rights of atheists and minority faith teachers and health workers, reflecting concerns raised by Atheist Ireland at ...Read More
UN asks Ireland about religious oaths and blasphemy – video and transcript Video
01/08/2014

UN asks Ireland about religious oaths and blasphemy – video and transcript

The UN Human Rights Committee has told Ireland to remove religious oaths for public office and to remove the law against blasphemy, reflecting concerns raised by Atheist Ireland at the ...Read More
UN asks Ireland about religious discrimination against atheists in education – Michael Nugent on 4FM Video
17/07/2014

UN asks Ireland about religious discrimination against atheists in education – Michael Nugent on 4FM

The United Nations Human Rights Committee has asked Ireland about religious discrimination against atheists in in the Irish education system. Atheist Ireland briefed the UN Commitee about this, before the ...Read More
If it looks like the Angelus… Jane Donnelly on RTE’s Beyond Belief Video
20/10/2013

If it looks like the Angelus… Jane Donnelly on RTE’s Beyond Belief

Jane Donnelly of Atheist Ireland was on RTE's Beyond Belief on 14 October 2013 discussing RTE's daily broadcasting of the Angelus. Also on the show was Roger Childs, head of ...Read More