Tag Archives: religious accommodation

Indi’s MLQ v Saguenay review: Canadian secularism

by | June 3, 2016

Throughout the Mouvement laïque québécois v Saguenay (City) process, no less than five very different approaches to secularism were described. Thus far I’ve described the approaches that were not correct – approaches that were not actually secularism as properly defined. Happily, the final Supreme Court decision got secularism right. So in this instalment, I’ll discuss… Read more »

CBSA Accomodates Religious Travelers at the Expense of Female Border Guards

by | August 7, 2014

Life in a liberal democracy is never as fair as you’d expect it to be. Case in point is the latest deference to religion in favour of violating the principle of gender equality. According to CBC, on Monday, July 28, Pearson International Airport’s Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) granted the request of a group of Hindu… Read more »