An excellent article on the Quebec “Values” Charter.
Is there some research out there that shows that Haligonians are especially influenced by bus-based advertising? I don’t know but ads on bus shelters and buses are again making headlines in Halifax. An anti-choice group called Signs for Life have bought a lot of ad space on bus shelters all … Continue reading
In Quebec we have politicians trying to use the word ‘secularism’ to rebrand their same-old-same-old party ideology, and elsewhere we have others trying to take the ‘science’ label for their own. “We have never taken a policy on any issue for which there is not a scientific basis,” Ms. May … Continue reading
CFI Toronto presents With God Loves Uganda, Academy Award-winning filmmaker Roger Ross Williams (Music by Prudence) explores the role of the American Evangelical movement in fueling Uganda’s terrifying turn towards biblical law and the proposed death penalty for homosexuality. Thanks to charismatic religious leaders and a well-financed campaign, these draconian new laws and … Continue reading
P Zed Myers was the featured speaker at the the Eschaton 2012 Night at the Museum Gala. The video of Myers presentation, “Chance in Evolution,” is available from Atheism TV:
In an article in the Kingston Whig-Standard, Udo Schuklenk makes it very clear there is no “War on Christmas”: Well, brace yourselves, most atheists in the West are actually known to celebrate Christmas. It is true that we do not treat Christmas as a time of religious worship, but hey, … Continue reading
A commander in a “hardline Islamist rebel group” in Syria, one Mohammed Fares Maroush, was wounded in a battle with government forces south of Aleppo. He was duly picked up by other rebels, who decided to take him “for medical treatment”. So far, so honourable, but then the wounded commander … Continue reading
Today, Sergio De Lara, CFI Toronto Branch Director, sent out a thank you and an invitation: On behalf of CFI, I would like to thank you for helping make an Evening with Penn Jillette such a great success! We’re glad you decided to join us for the evening and hope … Continue reading
hated Still persecuted, of course.
How does one regulate a fraud? Ontario doctors have voiced major patient-safety concerns about “troubling” new powers being proposed for naturopaths, as increasing government recognition of alternative health care in Canada triggers a backlash from mainstream medicine. Maybe they could run it like a casino… or a stock exchange… you … Continue reading