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BCHA is hiring: Policy Researchers and Marketing Coordinator

The BC Humanist Association has received funding through Canada Summer Jobs to hire three interns to join our team this summer. The BCHA promotes education about secular humanism and researches issues relating to human rights and secularism.

Christian takeover at Delta Hospice

The BC Humanist Association has heard complaints from Delta residents, echoed by reporting for CBC News, of efforts by the Board of Directors of the Delta Hospice Society to convert the organization into a Christian anti-choice body. Applicants who wish to join the Society are saying they've been denied and...

A Just Recovery is a Humanist Recovery

The BC Humanist Association is joining over 150 Canadian organizations in the launch today of six principles for a Just Recovery for All. The BCHA has also signed onto the Vancouver Just Recovery's joint statement. The movements for a just recovery are calling on governments to ensure that recovery efforts support...

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Humanists support international COVID-19 relief

Humanists believe that the solutions to the world’s problems lie in human thought and action rather than divine intervention. As a global pandemic, Humanists recognize that COVID-19 affects around the world. As part of our commitment to supporting one another, regardless of nationality, the BC Humanist Association is eager to...

Combating coronavirus misinformation

One of the most common questions we've heard during the pandemic has been how to navigate the good science from the junk. This is a big concern for Humanists, who value science and evidence, so I'll do my best to provide some pointers that I use when browsing the news....

Humanism in action during COVID-19

Humanists have a duty of care to all of humanity including future generations. Humanism commits us to an ethical way of life that looks after each other. For many of us, this has been never been more apparent than in the current COVID-19 pandemic. Over the coming days and weeks,...

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Attend a Virtual Event

In light of recommendations from public health officials and as a proactive step to protect our community, all in-person BCHA-affiliated events have been suspended for the time being.

Tuesday, June 02, 2020 at 07:00 PM
  • Vancouver Book ClubONLINE
  • Friday, June 05, 2020 at 07:00 PM
  • From the research desk: Private schoolsOnline (RSVP for link)
  • Sunday, June 07, 2020 at 10:00 AM
  • Vancouver Sunday MeetingONLINE
  • Sunday, June 14, 2020 at 10:00 AM
  • Vancouver Sunday MeetingONLINE
  • Sunday, June 14, 2020 at 01:45 PM
  • Sunshine Coast Humanists meetingChapman Creek Hatchery
  • See all upcoming events.


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