The Humanist Association of Ireland

compassion - equality - reason


About humanism in Ireland

Humanism is a philosophy and the Humanist Association of Ireland is a community of people who believe in humanist principles and aspire to a fair, balanced, ethical and responsible secular society.

The HAI advocates for the equal treatment of people of no religion by the State and provides a forum for people to meet, share experiences and develop their humanist ideals in an informal, friendly, and inclusive environment.


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November event: Why should Humanists care about Animal Rights?

Corey Wrenn, American sociologist specialising in animal rights mobilisation, vegan feminism, and critical animal studies. Date: November 30th (Wednesday) at 7:30 pm.   Dr. Wrenn is Lecturer of Sociology with the School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research at the University of Kent and co-director of the Centre for the Study of Social and Political…

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