Despite being a secular nation, Canada struggles with promoting secularism, as schools and hospitals are highly influenced by religion. An interview with Dave McKee, Communist Party…
Doug Thomas, President of Secular Connexion Séculière, talks about the current position of secular humanists and the struggle for freedom from religion.
David Rand is the President of Atheist Freethinkers, where he deals with a Board of Directors and several affiliate coalitions including Rassemblement pour la laïcité (here in Quebec), Atheist Alliance International (AAI) and International Association of Freethought (IAFT). Here is his story.
Ian Bushfield is the Executive Director of the British Columbia Humanist Association. In this interview he talks about humanism is Canada and its challenges
The Globe and Mail reported that “at least 970 people in Canada received an assisted death last year, according to a new federal report that provides the first official snapshot of how medical aid in dying is playing out in hospitals and homes across the country.”
It’s all too easy to look at all the grim headlines that have come out of late and think that the LGBT rights movement hasn’t made…
CTV News reported on the dementia and Alzheimer’s sufferers that are asking for “the right to consent to doctor-assisted suicide” or physician-assisted suicide.
CNN reports that Malala Yousafzai, the international icon and advocate for girls’ education, has become the youngest honorary Canadian in the country’s history at age 19.