Tag Archives: secularism

Eboo Patel talks religious tolerance

If you don’t know who that is (I didn’t), he’s the brains behind what President Obama hopes will lead to improvements in relationships across religions. Patel is promoting what he calls interfaith activism and would like to see it become … Continue reading

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Secular groups remind Toronto: alcoholics can be good without god

Saskatoon’s next Secular Organizations for Sobriety meeting is on June 12th. Repeats: 2nd and 4th Sunday of each month, 8:30 p.m. Where: The Avenue Community Centre, 201-320 21st St. W., Saskatoon, SK Contact: sos_sask@cficanada.ca A secular group in Toronto called … Continue reading

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Quebec daycares to ditch religion

Yesterday, the Globe and Mail reported on a new rule in Quebec regarding daycares and no more religious references allowed in them. Some parents have a problem with this, of course. Those who want their toddlers to be labeled Catholic … Continue reading

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Saguenay fundraising to save prayers

Quebec’s human right’s tribunal has won the right to ask the city to remove the crucifix from their assembly room, drop the prayers from the meetings and pay $30,000 in penalties. It’s asked that the money be given to those … Continue reading

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Quotable letter to the editor

I don’t tend to read our local paper, but the other night at the atheism lecture, someone from the audience mentioned a letter that had been printed by the Saskatoon Star Phoenix that was sure to get seen and talked … Continue reading

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