Tag Archives: Sweden

Weekly Update: to

by | February 25, 2017

Here’s your Canadian Atheist Weekly Update for 18-Feb-2017 to 24-Feb-2017.

Margot Wallström: a Voice in the Wilderness Bullied into Silence

by | March 29, 2015

When Sweden’s foreign minister Margot Wallström criticized Saudi Arabia’s oppressive treatment of women and its cruelty toward Raif Badawi, sentenced to receive ten years in prison and 1,000 lashes for the crime of championing secularism and free speech on the web, she set off a huge backlash that has jeopardized Sweden’s economy. It seems that Wallström’s… Read more »

Sweden and Other Atheist Nations

by | December 3, 2014

Vox put together a cute clip listing 11 reasons we should all move to Sweden. Among the 11 things listed are: universal health care, extremely generous parental leave (to be taken anytime before the child turns 8), almost free daycare and lots of holidays. I’d like to add another one: Sweden is one of the least religious… Read more »