Russia bans Jehovah’s Witnesses and labels group as extremists.

Join us: fb.com/unitedhumanists Russia bans Jehovah’s Witnesses and labels group as extremists Russia’s supreme court has banned the Jehovah’s Witnesses from operating in the country, accepting a request from the justice ministry that the religious organization be considered an extremist group. The court ordered the closure of the group’s Russia headquarters and its 395 local […]

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Iran’s Leader says feminism is ‘Zionist plot’

Join us: fb.com/unitedhumanists Iran’s Leader says feminism is ‘Zionist plot’ Ayatollah Ali Khamenei told a meeting of religious speakers that Iranians should resist feminist ideas and instead hold the Prophet Mohamed’s daughter Fatimah as their ideal. “Making women a commodity and an object of gratification in the Western world is most likely among Zionist plots […]

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Exonerated death row survivors fight to abolish death penalty in U.S.

Join us: fb.com/unitedhumanists Exonerated death row survivors fight to abolish death penalty in US. After spending years on death row in American jails, Ron Keine, Shujaa Graham, Greg Wilhoit and Albert Burrell were reborn the day they were declared innocent and released. This is the story of four friends who, after enduring years of mental […]

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Millions of heterosexual Chinese men will never marry or have intimate relations with women.

Join us: fb.com/unitedhumanists Millions of heterosexual Chinese men will never marry or have intimate relations with women. In China, there is a name for unmarried men over 30. Shengnan, meaning “leftover men” have yet to find a wife – and in a country with a growing gender gap, that’s a big problem. By 2020, it’s […]

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Starbucks will hire 10,000 refugees.

Join us: fb.com/unitedhumanists Starbucks will hire 10,000 refugees. Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz sent out a company-wide letter following President Donald Trump’s decision to sign an executive order that bans citizens of seven majority Muslim countries from entering the United States. Schultz’s letter detailed plans to hire 10,000 refugees in the countries where the coffee chain […]

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Finland to Become the First Country in the World to Get Rid of All School Subjects.

Join us: fb.com/unitedhumanists Finland to Become the First Country in the World to Get Rid of All School Subjects. Finland’s education system is considered one of the best in the world. In international ratings, it’s always in the top ten. However, the authorities there aren’t ready to rest on their laurels, and they’ve decided to carry through a real revolution in their school system. Finnish officials want to remove […]

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Norwegian PM declares migrants cannot use religion to reject to jobs.

Join us: fb.com/unitedhumanists Norwegian PM declares migrants cannot use religion to reject to jobs. Erna Solberg said while her country is happy to accept migrants they must not expect Norway will pay them any benefits if are refuse work. The Scandinavian country has kept maintained a hard stance on the European migrant crisis and successfully challenged […]

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