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HUMANISM 101

HUMANISM 101

As a humanist group in Mississippi, we get a lot of commentary from Christian folks, mainly telling us we are of Satan, we need Jesus, to shut up, to move. In reading such comments, we can tell that these people, and the public in general, has little to no understanding of humanism and what it entails.

The Humanist Card – The Top 5 Questions People Ask Humanists

The Humanist Card – The Top 5 Questions People Ask Humanists

Did you ever hear about Logan, a tall teen from Holly Springs, North Carolina? The 17-year old is 6’7”, and as you can imagine, his height became quite the conversation starter. People constantly asked the kid about his height, and after a while, he got tired of answering the same questions over and over again.

Guess what he did? He had a business card made up with all the answers to the most common questions.

How to Deal with Internet Trolls

How to Deal with Internet Trolls

The MHA recently published a blog post titled, “Brett Kavanaugh Terrifies Me, and You Should Be Scared, Too.” This post highlighted some of Kavanaugh’s rulings related to abortion, LGBT people, and the Americans with Disabilities Act and talked about why his nomination is unsettling to so many people.

It didn’t take long for right-wing religious extremists to find our post and leave their comments on it. Here are some of the ugliest of those comments. Please note that we have removed the profane language and last names from these posts, but we did not edit for grammar or spelling.