Campaigns

Mubarak Bala: Putting His Accuser To The Test

S.S. Umar & Co is a small legal practice operating from a modest office located at 328 Zoo Road, Kano in Northern Nigeria. The principal, one Salisu Salisu Umar, combines his legal work with prope...

Happy Birthday, My Brother, Mubarak Bala!

Mubarak, today is your birthday but I cannot talk to you. I don’t even know where you are and nor does your wife or your children or any of the people who love you and respect you. But we are thinking...

Mubarak—45 Days in Custody

It is now 45 days since Mubarak Bala was arrested on suspicion of blasphemy in Kaduna, Nigeria. Apart from a brief ‘phone call with his lawyer on April 29, and contrary to Mubarak’s guaran...

Safety First! / الأمان أولا / Utamakan-Keselamatan-Diri / নিরাপত্তা-প্রথম / La Sécurité D’abord / اول ایمنی / Önce Güvenlik / احتیاط سب سے پہلے

Available below in:  العربية / Bahasa (Indonesian & Melayu) / বাংলা / Français / فارسی / Türkçe / اردو Recently, AAI’s Atheist Support Network has received a number of requests from people in Isla...

Mubarak Bala Detention: 14-Day Update

Mubarak Bala, President of the Humanist Association of Nigeria, was arrested on April 28 in Kaduna, Northern Nigeria on blasphemy charges. He was in contact with his family and friends until he was pa...

Free Mubarak Bala!

Mubarak Bala, President of the Humanist Association of Nigeria has been arrested on a charge of blasphemy. He was arrested in Kaduna on Tuesday and held overnight. Yesterday, he was taken to Kano Stat...

Announcing The AAI Legal Aid Fund For Blasphemy

We live in a world where people have mapped the human genome. It’s been 51 years since human beings first walked on the moon. We, as a species, can even put a donated heart in someone and keep them al...

With Just A Door, Windows and Some Concrete, This New Humanist Classroom Will Be Ready

Over the past month, we’ve been raising money for the Kasese Humanist School in Uganda. All in all, we’ve raised just over $2000 so far. For the students at Kasese, this is enough money to make a mass...

Orphaned By Outdated, Religious Attitudes Towards HIV, These Kids Need Your Help

Believers who say that atheists cannot have morality have clearly never met Bwambale Robert. Robert is as selfless as they come. Being an atheist in Uganda isn’t comfortable, to begin with, cons...

This Giving Tuesday, Let’s Show How Generous Atheists Can Be

Giving Tuesday was started in 2012 to counter the spotlight that Black Friday and Cyber Monday put on human consumption and materialism. The intent behind it is to remind consumers that the holidays a...

Another Victory for Our Greek Affiliate

The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) on Thursday upheld a complaint from the Atheist Union of Greece (AUG) and two families that the Greek State violates two fundamental human rights in its proc...

Atheist Union of Greece’s complaint upheld

Greece’s independent Data Protection Authority (HDPA) ruled that keeping records of, and demanding declaration of the religious views of students violate the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) ...