Angus Reid Poll: Religious Symbols in the Workplace

Angus Reid Poll carried out in October 2018 among a representative randomized sample of 1500 Canadian adults. The following graph summarizes Canadians’ opinions about various ...
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ResearchCo Poll: Canadians’ Opinions about Evolution and Creation

Results are based on an online study conducted from August 27 to August 30, 2018, among 1,001 adults in Canada. The data have been statistically ...
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CROP Poll: Opinions of Québécois about Secularism & Immigration

This graph displays the principal results of a CROP poll, prepared for Radio-Canada (the French-language CBC) in November of 2018, of opinions of Québécois about ...
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International Association of Free Thought (IAFT)

2018-11-15 The association Atheist Freethinkers (LPA-AFT) was affiliated with the International Association of Free Thought (IAFT) from the IAFT’s foundation in 2011, up until 2018 ...
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Blog 104: Anti-Blasphemy Laws Tumble, but Islam Remains Unscathed

David Rand 2018-11-02 Two recent events, one good news, the other bad, reveal a disturbing tendency in current affairs when considered together. In the referendum ...
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Blog 103: Secular Proposals of CAQ Well Received in Quebec

David Rand 2018-10-31 Almost immediately after the October 1st election of the new majority government of the CAQ (Coalition Avenir Québec), its leader François Legault ...
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Laws Restricting Face-Coverings and Religious Symbols

Compiled by David Rand 2018-10-24 Country
[Region] Date Restrictions & Notes Algeria 2018
[Effective: 2018]

Globe & Mail Promotes Religious Privilege

David Rand 2018-10-17 The October 11th Globe and Mail editorial entitled “By defending a crucifix, Quebec crosses the line into hypocrisy” was replete with misconceptions ...
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Banning Face-Coverings is Both Necessary and Beneficial

A Response to Stephen Evans of the NSS David Rand 2018, August My response to an article in the Huffington Post UK (2018-08-02) in which ...
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PRESS RELEASE, 2018-10-09

For immediate release AFT denounces the decision of Quebec’s Court of Appeal to Allow the Hijab in Court Montreal, 9th October 2018 -- Atheist Freethinkers ...
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Blog 102: The Ghost of Bill 62 Comes Back to Haunt Us

David Rand 2018-09-12 We recently learned that an employee of a school in Trois-Rivières has obtained a religious accommodation based on Bill 62. The professional ...
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Slideshow about Atheism

Pierre Thibault 2018-09-05 This slideshow is a simple introduction to atheism as compared to religions in general. When we use the word “religion” we are ...
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