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Weekly Review of Canadian Secularism for June 12

Here are the news bulletins for the last week of secularism news in Canada.

Canada: Poll shows most Canadians happy to have city councils get to work, even those uncomfortable with the supreme court ruling. Covered by My Secret Atheist Blog, Canadian Atheist and Friendly Atheist.

Sex Education

Ontario: Protesters claim to want choice. But they already can remove their child from sex ed. Is this really about controlling the children of others? Toronto Star.

City Council Prayer

Peterborough, ON: Councilors try to cram as much God in and around council meetings as possible. Covered by Canadian Atheist.

Zoning and Taxes

St-Laurent, QC: A church is growing so fast it needs a bigger building. But city won’t rezone areas specially¬†for the church. Covered by My Secret Atheist Blog.

International Freedom of Speech

Saudi Arabia: Sadly, atheist blogger’s sentence has been upheld. Raif Badawis will continue to be lashed for saying unpopular things. Covered by My Secret Atheist Blog, Canadian Atheist, Friendly Atheist, and the Independent.

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