Daily Archives: March 8, 2015

“Support Judge Marengo!”

by | March 8, 2015

Discussion about the hijab is ongoing. Last week, CBC announced that McGill student Soumia Allalou’s request for women-only hours at the university gym is causing an “uproar.” According to CTV News, Allalou said her religious beliefs exclude her from exercising in the presence of men, but added that all women would benefit from having the option… Read more »

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HBO to Air Scientology Documentary March 16

by | March 8, 2015

Set your DVRs for March 16 as HBO is airing Going Clear, a Scientology documentary based on a book of the same name that premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. HBO put 160 lawyers on this one in fear that the church would come after them. It should be something to see! As an atheist, I think all… Read more »

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International Women’s Day

by | March 8, 2015

Google Doodle celebrates International Women’s Day: IWD’s homepage includes a quote from the American Humanist Association’s 2012 Humanist of the Year, Gloria Steinem The story of women’s struggle for equality belongs to no single feminist nor to any one organization but to the collective efforts of all who care about human rights. Canadian Atheist celebrates… Read more »

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