The Rationalist Association is a charity registered in the UK which promotes reason and evidence in the understanding of life, and a humanist outlook. It is a membership organisation, with 350 members worldwide, and a wide range of supporters.
The Rationalist Association was formed as a charity in 2002 to continue the work of the Rationalist Press Association (RPA) a free thinking secular publisher for over 100 years.
What the Rationalist Association does:
- Publishes New Humanist magazine - a bi-monthly magazine that covers current affairs, faith, science, philosophy, the media and the arts from a witty sceptical perspective.
- Produces the New Humanist website, blog and podcasts.
- Produces events
- Publishes books
- Supports secular education
- Speaks out on issues of reason, science, religion and free speech in the media