Les libres penseurs risquent encore la peine de mort dans 13 pays

The IHEU Freedom of Thought Report 2013 has been published online today at its dedicated website freethoughtreport.com/download-the-report.

[FULL press release on IHEU.org :

It is the first report focusing specifically on the rights, legal status, and discrimination against Humanists, atheists and the non-religious in every country in the world.

The report found that:
You can be put to death for expressing atheism in 13 countries
In 39 countries the law mandates a prison sentence for blasphemy, including six western countries
The non-religious are discriminated against, or outright persecuted, in most countries of the world

A new report launching today, Tuesday, examines every country in the world for legal discrimination and human rights violations which specifically affect atheists, humanists and the non-religious.

The « Freedom of Thought » report by the International Humanist and Ethical Union, IHEU, found widespread discrimination by governments in every region.

Issues from children forced to pray in school classrooms, to the most « Grave Violations ».such as death for breaking « blasphemy » laws, are considered in the report’s comprehensive rating system.

… [FULL press release on IHEU.org :

Les athées, les humanistes et les libres penseurs risquent la peine de mort dans 13 pays, ressort-il mardi de l’édition 2013 du rapport intitulé « Freedom of Thought » de l’International Humanist and Ethical Union (Union internationale humaniste et éthique). Six pays européens sont également pointés du doigt pour leurs lois contre le blasphème.

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