ULC, ethics, abortion, religious freedom
February 25th, 2013

Pretend for a moment you are going to have a potentially life-threatening miscarriage, but the doctors refuse to perform an abortion on religious grounds. This is the experience of multiple women who have sought treatment at local hospitals, entrusting medical … Continue reading

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October 9th, 2012

Young Americans are turning away from organized religion more than ever, it appears, as religion becomes more intertwined with U.S. politics. Robert Putnam, a Harvard political scientist and public policy professor who has been following the trend closely, spoke on … Continue reading

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September 10th, 2012

Attacks on freedom of speech in the United States have become increasingly brazen in recent weeks. Last month American Atheists were forced to take down billboards criticizing the religious beliefs of U.S. presidential candidates Mitt Romney and Barack Obama, and … Continue reading

August 29th, 2012

Mechanical engineer Bill Nye has recently offered that parents should not be pressuring their children to believe in Creationism. Nye, best known as the host of the PBS children’s science program Bill Nye the Science Guy, made the assertion in … Continue reading

June 15th, 2012

We interact with water every day.  It’s in our cells, we consume it, wash with it and even play in it.  For us – for life in general – there’s no denying its importance.  But what metaphysical properties does it … Continue reading