Abortion, Federal Funding and Religious Freedom

In December of last year the Federal Government announced that it would require all applicants to the Canada Summer Jobs Program to agree to a formal attestation that: Both the job and the organization’s core mandate respect individual human rights in Canada, including the values underlying the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms as well as other … Continue reading Abortion, Federal Funding and Religious Freedom


Dawkins & Sick Studies of Prayer

I am reading (actually listening to an audio recording of) a book by Richard Dawkins, The God Delusion.  This recording has the annoying property that it is read by the author and his wife, alternately.  While I much prefer hearing a book read by the author, I find Dawkins to have the sound of a … Continue reading Dawkins & Sick Studies of Prayer