Nearly every atheist and Humanist group in Canada is run entirely by volunteers. The national organizations, Humanist Canada and Centre for Inquiry Canada, each have a single staff member (or contractor). As far as I know I’m the only employee of a regional organization. Atheist Republic (based in Vancouver) might … Continue reading
Here’s your Canadian Atheist Weekly Update for 18-Aug-2018 to 24-Aug-2018.
By Scott Douglas Jacobsen “Kathryn Chan writes in an article published in the Canadian Bar Review that the “institutional turn” in religious freedom litigation we have seen in Europe and the United States is now apparent in Canada. The Supreme Court of Canada is scheduled hear three religious freedom cases in … Continue reading
Here’s your Canadian Atheist Weekly Update for 28-Apr-2018 to 4-May-2018.
By Scott Douglas Jacobsen “OTTAWA — The Conservative Party decided early Thursday not to proceed with a House of Commons motion that a Canadian Sikh organization says labels its community as “terrorists.” The Canadian Sikh Association posted on its social media channels Thursday morning that they were thankful the Tories had … Continue reading
By Scott Douglas Jacobsen “Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi says he and Justin Trudeau agreed to fight terrorism and those who misuse religion to divide people when they met in New Delhi. Modi rolled out reams of red carpet and a horse honour guard, and hugged Trudeau upon his arrival at the … Continue reading