Here’s your Canadian Atheist Weekly Update for 21-Jan-2017 to 27-Jan-2017.
It is a truth universally acknowledged that Canadians are fascinated by the United States and American politics. An article in the Globe and Mail entitled “The U.S. Circus of Religious Nationalism” gives Lorna Dueck and Stephen Lazarus the opportunity to discuss Donald Trump’s “attempt to grasp the loyalty of evangelical … Continue reading
After the recent Islamic State (also known as ISIL, ISIS and Daesh) attacks in Paris, France’s atheist President François Hollande was quick to vow to destroy the jihadist caliphate (full French transcript here) by forming “une grande et unique coalition”. France also launched heavy air strikes on Raqqa, the capital … Continue reading
For some reason gods seem to have an obsession with what humans do with their genitals, to the extent that they insist that baby boys and young girls need to have alterations made. In the case of the girls, female genital mutilation (FGM) is widespread in Africa and the Middle … Continue reading