|Assistant Editor||Samira Shackle|
|Year founded||1885 (under the name Watts's Literary Guide)|
New Humanist is a quarterly magazine, published by the Rationalist Association in the UK, that focuses on culture, news, philosophy, and science from a sceptical perspective. It has been in print for 131 years; starting out life as Watts's Literary Guide, founded by C. A. Watts in November 1885.
In 2003 Hazhir Teimourian, a reviewer for the magazine, quit over a controversial cartoon depicting Christ slumped in the arms of the Virgin Mary.
Prior to 1941, a different magazine with the same name was the first periodical of the modern religious humanism movement in the United States of America and was in continuous publication from 1928 through to 1936. In 1933 it published the first Humanist Manifesto. After a hiatus of four years it was succeeded by The Humanist in 1941. Edwin H. Wilson, a Unitarian minister, was the editor of both.
- "Ten reasons why you should read the relaunched New Humanist". Rationalist Association. 20 November 2013. Retrieved 21 November 2013.
- James Heartfield (28 October 2005). "Humanist Pupils: The Right Not To Pray". The Times Educational Supplement.
- "An extremely brief history of New Humanis". Retrieved 2 November 2013.
- Alex Johnson (9 February 2006). "Free speech no laughing matter in Britain". MSNBC.
- Phil Baty (9 September 2005). "Ignatieff Ducks Debate With Critics In Torture Row". The Times Higher Education Supplement.
- "Political Pundit Heads to Flintshire". Daily Post. 2 April 2010.
- Gavin Ross (13 September 2007). "Tom Cruises in all sizes No 3995". New Statesman.
- Andrew Pierce (25 April 2003). "Religious cartoon draws the anger of atheist writer". The Times.
- Caspar Melville (26 December 2009). "I've changed my mind about religion". Guardian Unlimited.
- "Meet the team". Rationalist Association. Retrieved 17 November 2013.
- "Edward Wilson". The Times. 10 April 1993.