A resurrection while I’m away.
I’ve been asked why CFI Ottawa would want to walk at Pride? After all I was told, “GLBT aren’t being oppressed here in Canada as they once were”. “Why do GLBT want to have a party about being queer?” “I’m straight so it would not be right for me to … Continue reading
In one of his posts about INR5, Jerry Coyne discusses Chris DiCarlo’s presentation at the event: Chris DiCarlo related the heartbreaking tale about how he had lost jobs and tenure by being an atheist—in Canada!—and proposed that we devise some kind of “fairness machine” that could make decisions without human bias. … Continue reading
It looks like CFI Ottawa had a lot of fun at the Ottawa Capital Pride Parade 2015 today. The group had a special guest: Jesus (sorry no Mo): A @CFIOttawa tweet explains, At pride even Jesus agrees and Michael Norris says Thanks @CFIOttawa for silencing the haters,
Update September 8 @6:05 PM EDT Sean McGuire, who thinks “Quebec’s Proposed Anti-Hate Speech Bill Is Cause For Concern” has posted on the bill again. This time to announce, “Richard Dawkins Weighs In Against Quebec ‘Anti-Hate’ Bill-59” In a tweet, Dawkins says, Quebec Blasphemy Law. As ignominious as “useful idiots” … Continue reading