Response to Hon. Jody Wilson-Raybould re: the government’s response to Petition E-1264

April 23, 2018 The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada’s House of Commons, Ottawa, ON K1A 0A6 RE: PETITION NO .: 421-02118 – Mr. Tabbara, March 1, 2018 (petition E-1264) Dear Minister Wilson-Raybould: I have read your response to petition E-1264 and I am concerned about the reasoning behind the…

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Analysis of E-petition 1264 Including Gov’t Response

We have come to the end of the E-petition 1264 cycle. By way of reminder, here is the petition: PETITION:    to the House of Commons regarding systemic discrimination against non-believers in Canada. WHEREAS:  approximately 25% of Canada’s people are non-believers and WHEREAS:  The International Humanist and Ethical Union, in its December 2016 Freedom of Thought…

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SCS President’s Response to Canadian Heritage Committee Report on Systemic Discrimination

Having received and read a copy of the report of the Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage, Taking Action Against Systemic Racism and Religious Discrimination Including Islamophobia, I feel compelled to register several objections to the actions of the committee and to the report itself. The choice of the standing committee to hear only from witnesses…

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Submission To Canadian Heritage Committee re: Systemic Racial and Religious Discrimination

Submission to: The Canadian Heritage Committee Regarding: Systemic and social discrimination against atheists in Canada. Whereas: The Committee on Canadian Heritage is studying religious discrimination in Canada, and the International Humanist and Ethical Union (www.iheu.org) has identified Canada as a nation that systemically discriminates against atheists, and social discrimination against atheists also exists, often at…

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E-petition – Investigation of Systemic Discrimination Against Atheists

On September 14 SCS’ e-petition asking for an investigation into systemic discrimination against atheists was approved and published. Please sign before January 12 at 14:23. Link to sign: https://petitions.ourcommons.ca/en/Petition/Details?Petition=e-1264 Le 14 septembre, la pétition électronique de la SCS demandant une enquête sur la discrimination systémique à l’égard des athées a été approuvée et publiée. Veuillez…

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