Reason Rally 2016 Fast Facts

EVENT:

A four-day event to promote reason in public discourse.

DATE:

June 2 – 5, 2016

LOCATION:

Lincoln Memorial, Washington, DC

PURPOSE:

To show support for the secular viewpoint that reason and scientific evidence should be the basis for government decisions and to show the political clout of the secular and atheist community.

SPEAKERS:

A range of scientists and entertainers — including scientist Carolyn Porco, leader of the imaging team on NASA’s Cassini Project; actor John de Lancie of Star Trek fame; comedian and social activist Margaret Cho; and many more. See the full list here.

SPONSORS:

Atheist, secular, and humanist organizations from across the nation are sponsoring Reason Rally 2016. See the full list here.