Author Archives: Joe

Dark side down under

by | August 4, 2016

Stats very serious, a true Jedi knows. The Atheist Foundation of Australia is asking people not to list Jedi as their religion in the country’s upcoming census. I’m sure there are good reasons… But maybe the fact people don’t take religion seriously is a good thing too?

Comedy is not a crime

by | July 27, 2016

Of course, no one is technically saying it is, but the legal row continues… Comedian Mike Ward launched a crowdfunding campaign on Tuesday to cover the legal fees in connection to his litigation against the Human Rights Tribunal. Within hours he received nearly $2,500. For those interested… Mike Ward fund At the time of writing:… Read more »

Trinity Western legal battles on

by | July 27, 2016

Human rights are strange things. Everyone seems to have a different idea of what they are, which ones take precedence and who has the right… to enforce them. In Nova Scotia, law grads from the new private Christian university will be allowed to practice despite controversial rules that exclude fornicators and gays. (And gay fornicators… Read more »

Defending God at the Library

by | July 21, 2016

Ok, I know I should be taking this all serious, but gods getting censored at the local library tickles my irony bone. (Get your mind out of the gutter) An Ontario woman whose community newsletter was banned from her local library has won the right to distribute it on the institution’s pamphlet stands, after a… Read more »