By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Courtney is the Host of “The Free Speech Podcast.” Here we talk about her life, work on the podcast, and views. Scott Douglas Jacobsen: Just to give an idea to the audience here, what is some relevant background from early life into the present? Courtney: I grew … Continue reading
We did it! Today, Canada finally repealed its blasphemy law. Well, technically the Senate voted not to insist on amendments it had put to the House of Commons after MPs voted yesterday to reject those amendments. But that’s the parliamentary wrangling you can read on Hansard.
Blasphemy is a victimless crime, goes the meme. But as is so common with such pithy statements, things are a lot more complicated in reality.
Here’s your Canadian Atheist Weekly Update for 4-Aug-2018 to 10-Aug-2018.