Monthly Archives: March 2019

Ask Gretta (and Denise) 6 – Atheists and Humanists at the Pulpit: A Tale of Two Freethinkers

by | March 31, 2019

By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Reverend Gretta Vosper is a unique individual in the history of Canadian freethought insofar as I know the prior contexts of freethinking in Canada’s past in general, and in the nation for secular oriented women in particular. Vosper is a Member of The Clergy Project and a Minister in The United Church of Canada (The UCC) at West… Read more »

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Ask Alton 1 – Zimbabwe: United in Freedom and Work

by | March 29, 2019

By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Alton Mungani is the Co-Founder, Editor, & Curator of Zimbabwean Atheists. This educational series will explore non-belief in Zimbabwe. Here we talk about the dominance of Protestantism in Zimbabwe, decolonization, and the comical examples of religion gone awry. Scott Douglas Jacobsen: What is the dominance of Protestantism in politics and cultural life… Read more »

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Dr. Henry Morgentaler Memorial Scholarship

by | March 29, 2019

By Scott Douglas Jacobsen The Ontario Coalition for Abortion Clinics (OCAC) and Humanist Canada have established a partnership through the Dr. Henry Morgentaler Memorial Scholarship. The intent of the scholarship is to provide physicians help in the acquisition of the skills necessary to perform abortions. Dr. Morgentaler (1923-1913) was a humanist physician, a pro-choice advocate, and… Read more »

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