Here’s your Canadian Atheist Weekly Update for 24-Feb-2018 to 2-Mar-2018.
Every time I think the policies of Ontario publicly-funded Catholic school boards couldn’t get any worse I’m proven wrong. On February 3, the Burlington Post announced, Effective immediately, students across the Halton Catholic District School Board will recite the Oath of Citizenship at the start of each school day, the … Continue reading
The hyperbolic rhetoric coming from Catholic parents and school board trustees who object to the Ontario government’s updated sex-ed curriculum, which is scheduled to be implemented province wide in September, was criticized on Canadian Atheist on May 28. The main target of the criticism was the Halton Catholic District School … Continue reading
In a post on Australia’s Royal Commission into Institutional Response to Child Sexual Abuse, which is “holding public hearings to evaluate claims by survivors of child sexual abuse perpetrated at Catholic institutions,” Jack says secular governments around the world may need to give some serious consideration of how best to … Continue reading
Christopher Karas a student at École Secondaire Catholique Sainte-Famille in Mississauga knows just how poisonous Catholic Schools can be. According to a Toronto Star article, Christopher Karas, a Grade 12 student at École Secondaire Catholique Sainte-Famille, claims he has been repeatedly belittled by teachers and administration for being gay. Karas’ … Continue reading