The cover of New Humanist's summer 2023 issue features King Charles III, the Archbishop of Canterbury, and Prime Minister Rishi Sunak as figures on stained glass windows

Church and state: New Humanist summer 2023 out now

New Humanist's latest issue is out today - featuring Jeremy Rodell on the decline of the Church, Kenan Malik on Critical Race Theory, and Dominic Hinde on America's green transformation
A group of medical professionals block Lambeth Bridge in London to protest against fossil fuel extraction

An assault on our rights

The new Public Order Act will have far-reaching consequences for democracy

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Protests in solidarity with Mahsa Amini in Ottawa, Canada

How have the protests changed Iran?

Six months after the killing of Mahsa Amini, the protests in Iran have changed the country. We ask journalist Soraya Lennie, is the damage to the Islamic Republic beyond repair?
HTLGI festival will return to the banks of the River Wye this May bank holiday

A festival of big ideas

HowTheLightGetsIn festival, in Hay-on-Wye this May, will bring together some of the most exciting thinkers from across the globe.
'40 Days for Life' campaign outside the British Pregnancy Advisory Service (BPAS) offices, London.

Tracking the anti-abortion backlash

Anti-abortion protesters are up in arms, following the UK's Supreme Court ruling that abortion clinic buzzer zones are justified.
Internet security padlock

Policing the internet

The Online Safety Bill now going through the UK parliament threatens several of our rights.
An artist's visualisation of sound waves

How to move an object from a distance

Telekinetic powers only exist in science fiction – and yet, we have recently mastered the art of manipulating objects without touching them.

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