President’s Report Empathy evolved over millions of years in animals and eventually humans as a form of parental care to provide the best care to the young to increase odds of survival. By providing feedback, babies encouraged mothers and tribes …

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Why is Violent Racism Still a Surprise? “That’s not a chip on my shoulder, that’s your foot on my neck.” —Malcolm X It is difficult to imagine someone more privileged than I am. Male, white, American, college educated, baby boomer, …

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President’s Report Hello, humanists! These are strange times indeed and I hope that you are making the best of this new reality. I wanted to share a few thoughts on crisis perception in a historical context. Historically, mass pandemics have …

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COVID-19 Statement The board and officers of the Humanists of Utah are not unaware of the challenges we are facing in the world right now with regard to COVID-19 and its impact on our lives. We are adapting to the …

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SocialismEvil, Wicked, Mean & Nasty? The following is a reprint of an HoU meeting report from April 2009. Here is a link to the original report Did you know that socialists have held public office even in Utah? This is …

March 2020 Read More »

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