American Humanist Association
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(Immediate Past President)
The American Humanist Association (AHA) is a
The American Humanist Association was founded in 1941 and currently provides legal assistance to defend the
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In 1927 an organization called the "Humanist Fellowship" began at a gathering in Chicago. In 1928 the Fellowship started publishing the New Humanist magazine. H.G. Creel was the first editor. The New Humanist was published from 1928 to 1936. By 1935 the Humanist Fellowship had become the "Humanist Press Association", the first national association of humanism in the United States.
In July 1939 a group of