Image Credit: Wikimedia Commons. Sophie Shulman, M.D., Ph.D., D.Sci. is the Director of CFI-Victoria. I wrote two articles based on two petitions by and for CFI-Victoria. I reached out to Dr. Shulman for an interview. She agreed. By the way, she is retired. By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Scott Douglas Jacobsen: … Continue reading
Image Credit: PxHere. By Scott Douglas Jacobsen ourIDEA is calling for a moratorium on Catholic school construction. A press release was published today (ourIDEA, 2017a). They make an explicit series of calls. Former Alberta Education Minister David King has made the call. Earlier in November, he made a petition calling … Continue reading
Image Credit: Public Domain Pictures. By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Something of interest to me in terms of the sociological analysis of religion in Canadian society is the futurist perspective or the futurism perspective on religion. I do not mean science fiction. I mean the potential streams in the evolution of … Continue reading
Rights should never be put to a popular vote, but one of the justifications for Québec’s Bill 62 is that a majority of Québécois wanted it. Is that true? How does the rest of Canada feel?
Image Credit: Wikimedia Commons. Scott Douglas Jacobsen According to The Canadian Press, the Canadian Criminal Code (Government of Canada, 2017) is too narrow, as in exclusive to too many: Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould says the fact that it is against the law to disrupt a clergyman or minister — but not … Continue reading
Image Credit: Wikipedia. Scott Douglas Jacobsen: What were some of the first moments of strange responses from the school and the community, if any, about the young trans student, your child? Mother of Trans Child: There were no strange responses from the community at all. Her friends thought nothing of … Continue reading