Oct 302011
 

The Facebook group has been actively discussing a lot of things in the news over the past few weeks. Donna Hunter has assembled the links for those of us who can’t follow along.

No Halloween? Now that’s scary – St. Albert Gazette – Oct. 29, 2011
http://www.stalbertgazette.com/article/20111029/SAG0902/310299972/-1/SAG09/no-halloween-now-thats-scary

Let’s just enjoy Halloween – St. Albert Gazette – Oct. 29, 2011
http://www.stalbertgazette.com/article/20111029/SAG0904/310299978/-1/SAG09/lets-just-enjoy-halloween

Parents must build the foundation – St. Albert Gazette – Oct. 29, 2011
http://www.stalbertgazette.com/article/20111029/SAG0904/310299963/-1/SAG09/parents-must-build-the-foundation

More tolerance needed – St. Albert Gazette – Oct. 29, 2011
http://www.stalbertgazette.com/article/20111029/SAG0904/310299970/-1/SAG09/more-tolerance-needed

Religious indoctrination and education – Janice Tanton blog – Oct. 3, 2011
http://www.janicetantonblog.com/grace-quote-of-the-day/grace-religious-indoctrination

Classroom religion, a wing and a prayer – Edmonton Journal – Oct. 23, 2011
http://www.edmontonjournal.com/life/Classroom+religion+wing+prayer/5594990/story.html

Democracy’s collateral damage – New York Times – Oct. 15, 2011
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/10/16/opinion/sunday/douthat-democracys-collateral-damage.html?_r=1&src=tp&smid=fb-share

Gay couple barred from lodging gets hearing at B.C. tribunal – Vancouver Sun – Oct. 19, 2011
http://www.edmontonjournal.com/travel/couple+barred+from+lodging+gets+hearing+tribunal/5571763/story.html

Ottawa school board faces questions over teen’s suicide – Ottawa Citizen – Oct. 19, 2011
http://www.edmontonjournal.com/news/Ottawa+school+board+faces+questions+over+teen+suicide/5571762/story.html

Prayer-free schools are readily available – St. Albert Gazette – Oct. 19, 2011
http://www.stalbertgazette.com/article/20111019/SAG0904/310199966/-1/sag0904/prayer-free-schools-are-readily-available

Forget praying, serve soup – St. Albert Gazette – Oct. 19, 2011
http://www.stalbertgazette.com/article/20111019/SAG0904/310199976/-1/SAG/forget-praying-serve-soup

Voting on school prayer just plain silly – St. Albert Gazette – Oct. 19, 2011
http://www.stalbertgazette.com/article/20111019/SAG0904/310199962/-1/sag09/voting-on-school-prayer-just-plain-silly

Should the Lord’s prayer be heard in public school? – National Post – Oct. 14, 2011
http://life.nationalpost.com/2011/10/14/school-on-the-edge-of-edmonton-in-row-over-morning-prayers/

Religion “in retreat” in Britain – National Secular Society – Sept. 23, 2011
http://www.secularism.org.uk/religion-in-retreat-in-britain.html

Winnipeg principal at eye of abortion uproar on paid leave – Winnipeg Free Press – Oct. 15, 2011
http://www.edmontonjournal.com/news/Winnipeg+principal+abortion+uproar+paid+leave/5552863/story.html

Alberta school grapples with Lord’s Prayer – CBC News – Oct. 13, 2011
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/edmonton/story/2011/10/13/edmonton-sturgeon-morinville-lords-prayer.html

French teacher sets herself afire in playground – Vancouver Sun – Oct. 13, 2011
http://www.vancouversun.com/news/French+teacher+sets+herself+afire+playground/5544823/story.html

Sturgeon Schools and prayer – CTV News clip – Oct. 12, 2011
http://www.facebook.com/#!/photo.php?v=10150328263757683

Veto condones ignorance – Edmonton Journal – Oct. 12, 2011
http://www.edmontonjournal.com/opinion/letters/Veto+condones+ignorance/5536441/story.html

Catholic school gives credits for students attending anti-abortion vigils – Winnipeg Free Press – Oct. 12, 2011
http://www.edmontonjournal.com/news/Catholic+school+gives+credits+students+attending+anti+abortion/5536307/story.html

Examining Catholic Education in Ontario – Xtra! – Sept. 8, 2011
http://www.xtra.ca/public/Toronto/Examining_Catholic_education_in_Ontario-10717.aspx#.TpNTQIhQIdA.facebook

Confronting Ontario’s Catholic schools – Xtra! – Oct. 6, 2011
http://www.xtra.ca/public/Toronto/Confronting_Ontario_Catholic_schools-10860.aspx#.TpNRkaTlQw0.facebook

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