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Humanist Association of Las Vegas and Southern Nevada

Who We Are

HALV is a chapter of the American Humanist Association

We are a nonprofit educational organization promoting humanism as a viable alternative to supernatural and theistic belief systems. We serve as a forum for humanists, atheists, agnostics, freethinkers and other like-minded individuals in the Las Vegas area. We promote the Jeffersonian principle of separation of religion and government, the rights of nonreligious people in our society, free inquiry and thought, a naturalistic view of the universe and a reason-based, secular ethical system. Our membership is open to all like-minded people without regard to race, age, gender, sexual orientation, physical disability, political or other affiliations.

Latest Posts

Has the Govt Declared War on the Secular Community?

January 5th, 2020|Comments Off on Has the Govt Declared War on the Secular Community?

The following remarks by Attorney General William P. Barr to the Notre Dame Law School South Bend, IN ~ Friday, October 11, 2019  Remarks as prepared for delivery   Thank you, Tom, for your kind introduction. [...]

What Does Religious Liberty Mean to the Unaffiliated?

June 16th, 2018|Comments Off on What Does Religious Liberty Mean to the Unaffiliated?

On June 4, the US Supreme Court issued a 7-2 ruling in Masterpiece Cakeshop Ltd. v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission on behalf of the plaintiff, Jack Phillips, a baker and a devout Christian who refused to bake [...]

Being Mean: Online and Off

April 14th, 2018|0 Comments

By Jarred Bogens-Francisco During the 3rd week of March, specifically the 19th through the 23rd, the radio show Here and Now had a week long special on bullying. This was a six-part series that ran [...]