Humanists have always acted for the best of each human being. They recognized that we only have one chance to live in a limited time, so why doing it in the wrong way. This is one of the reasons why the Humanists disagree with the death penalty. They believed that every human on this planet should have the right to live; whether the race, the gender, or even the sex orientation.
Therefore, in 2001, the American Humanist Association published the Humanist resolution on capital punishment. This resolution stated that each human being is important and have worth for the society. It also... [+] Read more