The first award in the 2018 Canadian Atheist Awards is “Art, entertainment, or culture story of the year”. This award goes to any work of art, entertainment, or culture – film, music, that stood out to Canadian atheists in 2017.
Here’s your Canadian Atheist Weekly Update for 18-Nov-2017 to 24-Nov-2017.
Atheist Ireland is a short and pithy name for “an Irish advocacy group” that promotes atheism and reason over superstition and supernaturalism, and . . . an ethical, secular society where the State does not support or finance or give special treatment to any religion. On January 1, Michael Nugent, chairperson of Atheist Ireland, published… Read more »
Well, not exactly hands across the water because John Hamill from Atheist Ireland flew across the water to Toronto and met with Eric Adriaans from Centre For Inquiry Canada to announce the charter of the new International Coalition Against Blasphemy Laws, and to discuss how both groups will work together as co-founders and partners in the… Read more »
The list of groups and organizations from all over the world that have joined the Campaign to Abolish Blasphemy Laws starts with A (Afghan Atheists Organization) and ends with Zed (Zdravomislie (Good Sense) Public Fund). The international campaign was launched on Friday, January 30. The media covered the launch and their reaction was favourable. On… Read more »