Here’s your Canadian Atheist Weekly Update for 7-Jan-2017 to 13-Jan-2017.
I have coworkers who are Muslims, and fortunately I work in a place where the employer attempts to accommodate minorities who don’t fit the traditional mold. It makes some people whine about special treatment, but I think treating people with a basic amount of respect is good for all. Not … Continue reading
Hemant Mehta says, You would think professors would go out of their way to help out students in their classes. Steve Kent, Member of the Newfoundland and Labrador House of Assembly for Mount Pearl North, reacted to the CBC Newfoundland & Labrador news story, “MUN Prof Refuses to Wear Device … Continue reading
Finally, a woman has refused to change seats on an airline to accommodate a sexist, religious request. As CBC reports: Christine Flynn, 31, said she was buckled in and waiting for Porter Airlines Flight 121 from Newark, N.J. to Toronto to take off early on Monday morning when an ultra-Orthodox Jewish … Continue reading