27th October 2014: “Sigmund Freud: Flawed Genius and Pioneer of Psychoanalysis”

The next meeting of Hull and East Riding Humanist Group will be on Monday 27th October 2014 at 7.30pm in the back room of the Tiger Inn, Lairgate, Beverley.
Born in 1856, Sigmund Freud was an Austrian neurologist who became known as the founding father of psychoanalysis. He  was a Humanist who did not believe in […]

HERHG Meeting 17th February 2014: “Feet of Clay”

[ February 17, 2014; 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
The next meeting of the HERHG will be at 7.30pm on Monday 17th February 2014 in the back room of The Tiger Inn, Lairgate, Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 8JG.
What constitutes a cult? When does a charismatic thinker or preacher become a guru or a cult leader and what are the underlying personality characteristics of such people?

Ambrose Bierce […]

15th October 2012 HERHG Meeting: “Shall the Religious Inherit the Earth?”

[ October 15, 2012; 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
The next meeting of the HERHG will be at 7.30pm on Monday 15th Octoberber 2012 in the back room of The Tiger Inn, Lairgate, Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 8JG. Eric Kaufmann is a Professor of Politics at Birkbeck College, University of London and his 2010 book “Shall the Religious Inherit the Earth” argues that the […]

HERHG Meeting 18th June 2012: “Are Evolutionary Processes A Purely Scientific Phenomenon?”

[ June 18, 2012; 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm. ]  

The next meeting of the HERHG will be at 7.30pm on Monday 18th June 2012 in the back room of The Tiger Inn, Lairgate, Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 8JG. John Hawkins will be discussing the limitations of Darwin’s Theory of Evolution with reference to the work of well-known humanists such as Richard Dawkins, Daniel Dennett […]