Daily Archives: October 13, 2015

Franke James : “My Dangerous Art”

by | October 13, 2015

On Sunday, October 11, more than 40 members of the BC Humanist Association enjoyed a brilliant and whimsical yet frightening presentation by the PEN Canada/Ken Filkow prize winning artist Franke James. Through her perseverance, James was able to uncover evidence that bureaucrats and deputy ministers in the federal government effectively censored a planned European art… Read more »

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Message on a Pumpkin

by | October 13, 2015

Update: Looks like I misread the message; I missed the F* at the left of the pumpkin. Saw this on Twitter: Unfortunately, the carver didn’t have enough room to say, Ok Harper, you’re out!

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“Not Over Yet! Humanists Should Speak out on the Right to Die with Dignity “

by | October 13, 2015

CFI Canada has posted a guest submission from Dying with Dignity’s Dr. David Robertson: On February 6, the Supreme Court unanimously struck down the laws against physicians helping someone end their own life (assisted suicide) and actively ending someone’s life at their request (consent to death). Individuals seeking help must have a grievous and irremediable… Read more »

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New Zealand’s Cheeky Idea of God

by | October 13, 2015

New Zealand has a lot of atheists/unbelievers so they don’t need to worry about ticking off the more religious when they made this short film for a competition for New Zealand tourism. My favourite line: “It’s nice to get home now and again, eh bro? Eat some ice cream. Do some bombs.” Here is Mr.… Read more »

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