Posted inSecularism

Global Shoptalkers, unite!

Reading Time: 5 minutes This week, I opened the column with “Changing tracks: This is Global Humanist Shoptalk.” There, I explored what contemporary humanism includes, and why it matters for the work we’re doing here at OnlySky. Give it a gander, if you haven’t already. If you’d like to be part of these conversations, consider this post an Introductions […]

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Changing tracks: This is Global Humanist Shoptalk

Reading Time: 7 minutes Do you remember the film Snowpiercer ? You might recall the director, Bong Joon-ho, from Parasite, which famously depicted a lower-class family’s infiltration of an upper-class household. But class has always been a key consideration in his work, and it shows up in the former, too. Today, as I introduce the idea of Global Humanist […]

Posted inHistory

We have always been here: Secular touchstones

Reading Time: 5 minutes Some secular folks thrill to see the “nones” in North America rising. Maybe you grew up feeling isolated in your atheism. Maybe you’ve been tearing your hair out over policies based on religious edict over empirical data. Or maybe you moved from your family’s faith but never fit in anywhere else. Whatever your backstory, it’s […]