15-16 March 2014 Columbia, Missouri Maryam Namazie will be speaking at the Missouri University SASHA (Skeptics, Atheists, Secular Humanists and Agnostics) conference in Columbia, Missouri. More information here.
17-20 April 2014 Salt Lake City, Utah Maryam Namazie will be speaking at 2014 American Atheists National Convention. More details here.
DATE: Tuesday 10 December 2013 TIME: 5:00-6:30pm AT: Universities UK, Woburn House, 20 Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9HQ (Closest Underground Stations: Euston or Russell Square) Universities UK (UUK) guidance to universities on external speakers endorses gender apartheid by saying that segregation of the sexes at universities is not discriminatory as long as “both men and women are being treated equally, as they are both being segregated in the same way!” Any form of segregation, whether by race, sex or otherwise is discriminatory. Separate is never equal and segregation is never applied to those who are considered equal. Join Us on International Human Rights Day to unequivocally reject gender apartheid. It’s 2013. Let’s not time travel.
Kafir Comedy Club 29 November 2013 @ 7-9 PM Hosted by DJ Zee Jay & Maha Open mic comedy for interested kuffar starts at 8pm. Look, we know it's not easy defending yourself constantly against a religious mob. So take a break from the Facebook forums and let out the frustration with a laugh. If you've got some steam to let off, this is your night to do it. RSVP below to get on the list. But don't laugh too much, Hell awaits us all later.* Please note: We care about the safety of our guests attending this night of fun and laughs. For your security, staff will be doing bag checks and general supervision during the show. Please note that unauthorized recording (audio or video) via mobile or otherwise is strictly prohibited. Sponsored by the Council of Ex-Muslims Britain. firstname.lastname@example.org | The George, 213 Strand, London (nearest Tube: Temple) | Friday November 29, 2013, 7 PM * "Let them laugh a little: much will they weep: a recompense for the (evil) that they do." (Surah At-Taubah 9:82) Entry: £3. £1 for unwaged.
29 November 2013 5:00-6:00pm There will be a CEMB London meetup for apostate refugees and asylum seekers at The George on the Strand, 213 Strand, London WC2R 1AP. To register your attendance, email email@example.com.
6 November 2013 Brighton, UK Maryam Namazie will be speaking at a meeting organised by the Brighton and Hove Humanist Society at 730pm at "The Sussex" Pub, 17 St. Catherine's Terrace, Hove, East Sussex, BN3 2RH. More information available here.
2 November 2013 12:00 noon Ex-Muslim North Buffet in Manchester For more details, see the full listing.
29 October 2013 6:00pm Ex-Muslim North In Da Pub For more details, see the full listing. .
24 October 2013 London, UK Maryam Namazie will speak on a panel entitled 'Women's Movements Changing Women Changing the World' at a House of Lord Seminar organised by Women Worldwide Advancing Freedom & Equality (WWAFE). Place: Committee Room 1, 6.00pm to 8.00pm House of Lords. [We will begin promptly, so arrival at 5.30pm will ensure you gain a seat.]
LSESU Atheist, Secularist and Humanist Society public debate Date: Tuesday 15 October 2013 Time: 6.30-8pm Venue: CLM4.02, Clement House Speakers: Akeela Ahmed, Dr Edie Friedman, Dr Taj Hargey, Maryam Namazie Chair: Professor Chetan Bhatt Is the Niqab (face veil) a human right, a security concern or a symbol of oppression? Given the most recent events, this debate will shed some light on this controversial topic. Akeela Ahmed is the Director of the Christian Muslim Forum. Edie Friedman is the founder and Executive Director of the Jewish Council for Racial Equality. Taj Hargey is the Director of the Muslim Educational Centre of Oxford. Maryam Namazie is the founder and spokesperson for One Law for All and the Council of Ex-Muslims of Britain. This event is free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on a first come, first served basis. For any queries email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 074 2872 0599.
Saturday 12 October 2013 – 2.30 pm – 6.30 pm at Ye Olde Cock Tavern – Upstairs – 22 Fleet Street, London EC4Y 1AA This is a fun event to recognise, value and celebrate black atheist history, including a variety show. The first part will include two talks. The first to recognise the place of black atheists in the organisation of the March on Washington, in the year of its 50th anniversary. The second, a video especially created for the event by Professor Chris Stringer of the Natural History Museum, who is a leading authority in the field of human evolution. The second part of the event is to celebrate the creativity and joy of black atheism with performances of comedy, magic and music.
Nahla Mahmoud will be speaking on Friday, 27th September 2013 at 7:30pm at an event organised by Nottingham Secular Society. Subject : International Apostasy Laws: a Journey of an Ex-Muslim Place: The Nottingham Mechanics, 3 North Sherwood Street, Nottingham NG1 4EZ. More details can be found here: http://www.nottinghamsecularsociety.org.uk/
Evening Drinks with philosopher Arif Ahmed. 6:30-8:00pm at The George on the Strand, 213 Strand, London WC2R 1AP. Entry is £3; £1 for unwaged, which can be paid at the door. All are welcome. For more information, email email@example.com.
There will be a CEMB London meetup for apostate refugees and asylum seekers on 19 September from 5-6pm at The George on the Strand, 213 Strand, London WC2R 1AP. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
30 August - 2 September 2013 Boston, USA Maryam Namazie will be speaking at Atheist Alliance of America Conference. For more information, click here.
22-24 August 2013 Marseilles, France Maryam Namazie will be speaking on Arab revolutions and Feminism panel organised by the Green Party's Feminism Group. More information can be found here.
10 August 2013 Northern Ex-Muslim Meet-Up Group is organising a lunch in Dewsbury. For more details, see the full listing.
19 September 2013 There will be a CEMB London meetup for apostate refugees and asylum seekers from 5-6pm at The George on the Strand, 213 Strand, London WC2R 1AP. For more information, email email@example.com 19 September 2013 Evening Drinks with philosopher Arif Ahmed. 6:30-8:00pm at The George on the Strand, 213 Strand, London WC2R 1AP. Entry is £3; £1 for unwaged, which can be paid at the door. All are welcome. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.