Here’s your Canadian Atheist Weekly Update for 6-Jan-2018 to 12-Jan-2018.
By Scott Douglas Jacobsen “In prison, one of the only freedoms inmates have is to practise their religion — but in some cases, even that’s getting harder to do. There’s been an increase in the number of prisoners filing complaints to the Canadian Human Rights Commission about religious accommodation. Inmates are concerned … Continue reading
On November 21, Kate Taylor introduced Globe and Mail readers to a different kind of book club: Book Clubs for Inmates. Book Clubs for Inmates was started in 2009 by Carol Finlay, a retired Anglican priest and English teacher, at Collins Bay Institution, in Kingston Ontario: “I went into Collins … Continue reading