Here’s your Canadian Atheist Weekly Update for 3-Dec-2016 to 9-Dec-2016.
Waleed Al-Husseini posted this photo on his Facebook page on March 10 and commented Voici le genre de publicité que le ministère de la santé canadien produit . . . (Here is the kind of advertising that the Ministry of Health Canada produces. . . .) Today Atheist Freethinkers initiated … Continue reading
A tip of the hat to Shazim Khan – Imam of Masjid Al Salaam, Peterborough and Islamic Centre of Clarington for nudging the muse. Mr. Khan has previously established himself as somewhat of an expert in family matters at the Until They Change Themselves – One Day Mini-Conference at Islamic Centre … Continue reading
I’ve occasionally experienced a subtle tactic my fellow Canadians use to invalidate the seriousness of many religious observances and practices. When I identify the more pernicious aspects of religion, I’m often waved off and told that the identified practice is not religious, but cultural. I’m told that the Islamic insistence that … Continue reading
On Tuesday, January 28, Anna Maria Tremonti from the CBC’s The Current moderated a panel discussion and public forum on “Quebec’s controversial proposed Secular Charter, which has divided Quebeckers and sparked debate across Canada.” CBC wanted to hear what Quebeckers think of the proposed secular charter and whether it will … Continue reading