Social Justice: Addressing the Narrative of Fear

Sikivu speaking at Humanist Institute’s Social Justice: Addressing the Narrative of Fear, sponsored by The Humanist Institute, the Humanist Center of MN, and First Unitarian Society of Minneapolis. The event is free and open to the public (child care provided) Lunch available with vegetarian and vegan options. For more details check it out here: The…

Feminism and Humanism with Sikivu Hutchinson

Feminism and Humanism: Women of Color Beyond Faith This course discusses how black feminism emerged from the struggle against white supremacy and white racism.  In that racial slavery depended on the sexual exploitation of black women and the commodification of black women’s reproductive labor,  It established an economic and gender hierarchy of women that advantaged…

SSA Backbone Award

Sikivu was awarded the Backbone Award by the Secular Student Alliance Check it out here: The SSA Backbone Award is given to an individual within the secular movement who is a guide and inspiration to secular students and student groups. This person has demonstrated a passion and commitment to the Mission, Vision, and Values of the Secular Student…

2016 Secular Social Justice Conference features largest gathering of atheist of color activists

On January 29th and 30th, over one-hundred people gathered at Rice University in Houston, Texas for the first biannual Secular Social Justice conference featuring atheists, humanists and freethinkers of color. Participants came from across the nation to brainstorm, coalition-build and discuss issues of importance to communities of color in an era of intense backlash against…