For nearly 30 years, the British Columbia Humanist Association has provided a community for humanists, atheists, agnostics, and other freethinkers in Vancouver and across the province.We host regular discussions, social events, book clubs, cafes, and guest lecturers. We also put our beliefs into actions.The mission of the BC Humanist Association isto promote the ideas and philosophy of secular humanism by all available means of education and communication,to serve the educational needs of its…See More
"No elected MPs are out atheists. Some of the Bloc members or new Quebec NDP MPs may be (although they might be better called secular catholics). I know the Parti Quebecois has a Critic for Secularism in the National Assembly (I covered that for…"
Greetings fellow West Coast Canadian freethinkers!For those living in the Greater Vancouver area, I encourage you to check out some of the events that the BC Humanist Association puts on: http://bchumanist.caWe are also going to try to get a group going on Vancouver Island to serve the Campbell River - Comox - Qualicum Beach -Parksville - Nanaimo stretch. Check out the Meetup group here: …See More
Hi everyone,I'm not a parent myself yet, but I want to invite any of you living near Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada to the BC Humanist Association's inaugural Secular Parenting BBQ and Picnic that we're hosting this Sunday (Father's Day). Full details are available on our Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/308428312577393/If you can't make this event you can follow our future meetups from our website:…See More
I'm not aware of any freethought groups here. That's why I go to the Unitarian Fellowship. At least I can have intelligent conversations with most of the members there.
I'm trying to get a committee together to plan events in celebration of Darwin's 200th birthday next year. If you have any friends in Regina that would be interested in getting involved, send them my way.
By the way, your profile says that you're female. You might want to fix that.
With all the media attention the on the Pope, important stories are being missed, human rights violations, Monsanto protection act, Russia march to blasphemy laws, and of the big story this week did Harry Potter vanquish dementors?See More
"The medical profession seems to have improved in some areas at least. Personally I think some of that is due to the higher level of education of society as a whole. We know too much to put up with bad treatment now. I saw a documentary last year…"
"Thanks. Now I have "Glory of Love" stuck in my head. ^^;
I'm not sure if I could get used to eating bugs. It's like... if they're mudbugs or sea-bugs, that's one thing, but it's hard to imagine them tasting good…"
"I converted to paganism (through wicca, but didn't stay there) from xianity. During that conversion period, I tried to reconcile the beliefs, which ultimately, I couldn't. There are some who find a way (probably used to cherry picking, so…"