Starting tomorrow at 9:30 AM (Ottawa time), the Supreme Court will be hearing arguments in two cases jointly that are of enormous importance to secularism and humanism in Canada.
By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Members of The Clergy Project were featured in the documentary film called Losing Our Religion. It was shown October 13th and 14th at the Carlton Theatre in downtown Toronto. The documentary was made by Leslea Mair and Leif Kaldor, who come from Zoot Pictures. Other prominent individuals in the film are Katherine… Read more »
By Scott Douglas Jacobsen “Most Canadians respect religion, believe it is relevant and think it benefits society, according to a new Angus Reid Institute poll. But despite those positive findings, religious freedom expert Andrew Bennett is worried about Canada’s acceptance of religion and religious diversity. “My fear is that increasingly the public square is becoming… Read more »
Monica Miller is Senior Counsel for the American Humanist Association in the Appignani Humanist Legal Center. Here we have a chat, enjoy. By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Scott Douglas Jacobsen: What was family background – geography, culture, language, religion/irreligion, and education? Monica Miller: I grew up in a non-religious household in Northern California. My mom… Read more »
Here’s your Canadian Atheist Weekly Update for 18-Nov-2017 to 24-Nov-2017.