English biologist , known as "Darwin's Bulldog" for his advocacy of Charles Darwin's theory of evolution. Huxley coined the term 'agnostic' to describe his own views on theology, a term whose use has continued to the present day.
As well as being Chief Executive of the British Humanist Association, Andrew is President of the International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU). His writing on humanist and secularist issues has appeared in The Guardian, The Independent, The Times and New Statesman as well as in various journals. He has represented the BHA and Humanism extensively on television news on BBC, ITV, Channel 4 and Sky.
Andrew Copson - Blasphemy by the Back Door
Just because blasphemy laws have been abolished doesn’t mean there are not strong regulatory and legal threats to free speech and free expression in the UK. Andrew will look at how overly stringent laws against offence have introduced blasphemy by the back door.
Plymouth Humanists Event on June 28th at 19:30 -