The Reasonings of Norm R. Allen Jr.




Norm R. Allen Jr.


Norm R. Allen Jr. is the editor of two ground-breaking books, AFRICAN-AMERICAN HUMANISM: AN ANTHOLOGY, and THE BLACK HUMANIST EXPERIENCE: AN ALTERNATIVE TO RELIGION. He is currently writing a third book, SECULAR, SUCCESSFUL and BLACK: 25 PROFILES.

For 21 years, Allen had been the first and only full-time African American secular humanist to travel the world promoting secular humanism. He has spoken on numerous radio and television shows including National Public Radio and "the O'Reilly Factor." He helped establish and/or strenghthen 72 humanist groups in 30 African nations. His writings have appeared in numerous books and encyclopedias, including VOICES FOR EVOLUTION, published by the National Center for Science Education.