What is Humanism?

Humanism is a progressive philosophy of life that, without theism and other supernatural beliefs, affirms our ability and responsibility to lead ethical lives of personal fulfillment that aspire to the greater good of humanity.

Read the Humanist Manifesto III

  • Greta Christina

    Secular humanist writer, activist, speaker

    Greta Christina
  • James Croft

    Humanist activist, writer and public speaker

    James Croft
  • Debbie Goddard

    Secular humanist activist and outreach director at the Center for Inquiry

    Secular humanist activist and outreach director at the Center for Inquiry
  • Andrew Copson

    Chief Executive of the British Humanist Association

    Andrew Copson
  • George Takei

    Actor, director, author, activist

    George Takei

Whether you’re doing research, exploring a personal philosophy, or are simply curious about humanism, the resources here are a great place to start:

Explanations of Humanism

 

Presentations on Humanism

 

Humanist Resources

Living the Humanist Life

Ideas for Advancing Humanism