Wednesday, 28 January 2009

Harold Blackham, founder of the BHA, dies aged 105

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On 23 January Harold Blackham, one of the architects of modern humanism, died aged 105.

A prolific writer, speaker and activist, Blackham played a key role in the founding of both the British Humanist Association and the International Humanist and Ethical Union, and was an honorary associate of our own organisation, the Rationalist Association.

You can learn more about Blackham's life by reading the obituary on the New Humanist website.