The Covid-19 pandemic has led to many countries cracking down on humanists’ freedom of thought and expression, with some countries blaming the non-religious for the pandemic, while the restrictions imposed by many others have left closeted humanists trapped with their hostile families. Those are the findings of this year’s Freedom of Thought Report, published today… Read more »
The British Medical Association (BMA) looks like it must end its policy of opposing assisted dying, according to Humanists UK.
Ken Livingstone is to sell pieces of art donated by more than 20 artists to fund his campaign to be re-elected mayor of London. The mayor will host an auction in March as he officially launches his bid to be returned to City Hall for a third term. Elusive street artist Banksy, who counts several… Read more »
The western congestion charge zone will be abolished if Ken Livingstone loses the London mayoral elections in May. Both Boris Johnson and Brian Paddick have said they would stop charging drivers to enter the area encompassing Kensington and Notting Hill if elected mayor of London. Critics claim extending the congestion charge has dramatically increased the… Read more »