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Who We Are

HumanistsMN is a secular community that promotes ethical living, widespread human flourishing, and a healthy planet through its commitment to science, reason, compassion, and creativity.

 

 


About Humanism

Humanism is a progressive philosophy of life that, without theism or other supernatural beliefs, affirms our ability and responsibility to lead ethical lives of personal fulfillment that aspire to the greater good.

 

 

Featured Event

  • New Year's Social Gathering

    December 30, 2022 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

    New Year's Social GatheringRing out the old and ring in the new! Join fellow humanists and friends to celebrate, ruminate, commiserate, advocate, contemplate, and speculate — or whatever — as another year comes to an end. Socialize over drinks and appetizers or sit down to dinner with friends for a Happy New Year’s…
  • Activism

    Our members advocate for policies that reflect humanist values, including those that promote justice and a healthy planet. We protest (as necessary), communicate with political leaders and the public, and directly help people in need.

    Community

    Community is the core of our work and events. Whether we’re learning together, helping each other, or socializing, HMN members and friends know how to have fun while making a positive contribution to the one world we all live in.

    Featured article

    • A Humanist’s Take on ‘The Meaning of Life’

      A Humanist’s Take on ‘The Meaning of Life’

      A seeker has learned that the wisest guru in all of India lives atop India’s highest mountain. It’s incredibly steep, and after many travails and hardships, including bitter cold and hunger, the seeker finally reaches the top. And there’s the guru, sitting cross-legged in front of his cave.  Oh, wise guru, the seeker says, I have come to ask you what the meaning of life is. Ah, yes, the meaning of life, the guru says. The meaning of life is a teacup. A teacup? I came all the way up here to find the meaning of life and you tell me it’s a teacup? The guru shrugs, it isn’t?

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