Wonderful news coming out of Ottawa this week! Remember the petition against the blasphemy law we were asking everyone to sign? We got a response!
The publication of Reva Landay’s book Privileged Status: Public Funding – The Surprising History of Ontario Catholic Separate Schools, was announced on this site on April 16, and Renton Patterson’s review appeared on May 10. Privileged Status is generating a lot of interest, and The Canadian Secular Alliance is excited … Continue reading
Sean McGuire at My Secret Atheist Blog has been closely monitoring municipal councils, especially in Ontario, to report on which councils say the Lord’s Prayer, which councils say a prayer, and which councils don’t appeal to some god for guidance at the opening of council meetings. In his latest post … Continue reading
From the people at the Canadian Secular Alliance
Sean McGuire at My Secret Atheist Blog has already discussed why you should contribute to Canadian Secular Alliance’s fundraiser in his post “Help Canadian Secular Alliance With Landmark Case Against Prayer In Municipal Assemblies.” Now it’s Canadian Atheist’s turn. The reason why CSA’s fundraiser is so important is best explained … Continue reading
The Canadian Secular Alliance has been granted leave to intervene in the Supreme Court of Canada case, MLQ v. City of Saguenay, Quebec, regarding the constitutionality of public prayer. This could be a landmark ruling with impact on the use of prayer and other religious traditions as part of government proceedings all … Continue reading