CFI Michigan hosts Lecture on “Are we aware of our belief changes, and does it matter?”
April 3, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 29,  2019 Contact: Jennifer Beahan Director, Center for Inquiry Michigan michigan@centerforinquiry. org, (616) 706-2029 CFI Michigan hosts Lecture on “Are we aware of our belief changes, and does it matter?” GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Dr. Wolfe will describe recent research on belief change and the extent to which we are aware …

CFI Michigan hosts Lecture on “It’s About the Conversation: Advance Care Planning”
March 6, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 4,  2019 Contact: Jennifer Beahan Director, Center for Inquiry Michigan michigan@centerforinquiry. org, (616) 706-2029 CFI Michigan hosts Lecture on “It’s About the Conversation: Advance Care Planning” GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Dr. Carol Robinson, Community Coordinator from Making Choices Michigan, will speak on “It’s About the Conversation: Advance Care Planning” which will …

CFI Michigan hosts Darwin Day Lecture on “Evolution in Your Lifetime: Rapid Adaptation to a Changing Environment”
February 8, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February, 8,  2019 Contact: Jennifer Beahan Director, Center for Inquiry Michigan michigan@centerforinquiry. org, (616) 706-2029   CFI Michigan hosts Darwin Day Lecture on “Evolution in Your Lifetime: Rapid Adaptation to a Changing Environment” GRAND RAPIDS, MI – In celebration of Darwin Day, the anniversary of the birth of Charles Darwin, CFI Michigan …

FREE Book when you become a CFI Member during our Fall Membership Drive!
October 25, 2018

CFI Michigan needs your support now more than ever! The relentless attacks on science, reason, and civil liberties in our current political climate have continued to increase. CFI has been on the front line fighting to defend the rights of secular individuals, and to keep religion and pseudoscience out of public policy, but we need …

EDUCATION STANDARDS IN MICHIGAN TO LIMIT LEARNING ABOUT SOCIAL ISSUES
October 25, 2018

Climate change, LGBTQ Americans, a woman’s right to choose, and even democratic values are among the issues that conservatives in Michigan do not want mentioned in public school history classes, according to new social studies standards authored by a state senator. Advocates for science and reason at the Center for Inquiry are urging Michigan residents …

MICHIGAN SECULAR WEDDING CELEBRANTS CHALLENGE RELIGIOUS PRIVILEGE IN SOLEMNIZING MARRIAGES
May 31, 2018

For Immediate Release: May 31, 2018 Contact: Paul Fidalgo, Communications Director press@centerforinquiry.org – (207) 358-9785 In a lawsuit filed today with a U.S. District Court, the Center for Inquiry (CFI) is challenging Michigan’s marriage law, which limits the authority to solemnize marriages to clergy and certain government officials. By granting this unconstitutional privilege to religion, the state …

MICHIGAN NATUROPATH BILL WOULD LEGITIMIZE DANGEROUS QUACK MEDICINE, SAY SCIENCE ADVOCATES
May 24, 2018

For Immediate Release: May 24, 2018 Contact: Paul Fidalgo, Communications Director press@centerforinquiry.org – (207) 358-9785 A bill passed by the Michigan State Senate would endanger the health of Michiganders by granting sweeping new powers to practitioners of unscientific bogus medicine and treatments, said the Center for Inquiry (CFI), an organization that advances reason and science. Senate Bill …

THE AGE OF AMERICAN UNREASON IN A CULTURE OF LIES with acclaimed author SUSAN JACOBY
April 11, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jennifer Beahan Executive Director, CFI Michigan 616-706-2029, michigan@centerforinquiry.net Center for Inquiry (CFI) Michigan presents: THE AGE OF AMERICAN UNREASON IN A CULTURE OF LIES with acclaimed author SUSAN JACOBY   GRAND RAPIDS, MI 4/11/18 – Michigan native, and acclaimed author, Susan Jacoby returns to Grand Rapids to speak on her newly …

CFI MICHIGAN CELEBRATES 20 YEARS AT SOLSTICE AWARDS CEREMONY
December 17, 2017

CFI Michigan hosted their annual Solstice Dinners in Grand Rapids and Madison Heights (in the Detroit Area) on December 13 and 16 respectively, with 120 combined attendees, despite the terrible snow storm. Eddie Tabash, CFI’s Board Chair, was the special guest at both dinners, and spoke about the dangers our movement and our country are currently …