By Scott Douglas Jacobsen “As debate over religious schools continues in Canadian courts and legislatures, a new poll has found that 61 per cent of Canadians support full or partial public funding for faith-based schools. The Angus Reid Institute survey found that 31 per cent of respondents believe religious schools should … Continue reading
Here’s your Canadian Atheist Weekly Update for 11-Nov-2017 to 17-Nov-2017.
Image Credit: Pexels. Renton Patterson is the President of Civil Rights in Public Education (CRIPE). Here we talk about the history of the separate school system, violation of the Charter, the International Convention on Civil and Political Rights, and more. Scott Douglas Jacobsen: Why is there a separate school system in the first … Continue reading
Image Credit. PxHere. “This was not a good week for religious symbols in Quebec. Well, some people’s symbols, anyway. In the federal byelection in Lac-Saint-Jean riding, the New Democratic candidate who finished a strong second in the general election two years ago dropped to fourth place, while losing more than half … Continue reading