Models for our Movement: Let’s Get Religious

As the secular movement grows and gains power, we frequently look to other social movements for inspiration. Our movement is frequently compared to the civil rights movement, and currently comparisons with the LGBTQ movement are often drawn. In my mind, though, Humanism is more akin to a religious movement: a broad values-based effort focused on social change. If we look to religious movements for inspiration, we may find strategies which better serve our ends. [Read more…]