Secular

ozatheist on November 15th, 2008

Rudd and Gillard continue the Howard toxic legacy of throwing vast amounts of money to tax exempt religious organisations in order to run (or should that be ruin) our education system. Turning what should be a secular system, open to everyone, providing unbiased (religiously) education; into a sectarian education system overseen by organisations with one [...]

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ozatheist on June 24th, 2008

There are several secular and science events coming up in Sydney (and a few other cities, see links), which I am intending to attend. These include: AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL SECULAR ASSOCIATION (ANSA)CONFERENCE:  Secular Twins: Australia and New Zealand’s Secular Heritage and its Future WHERE: NSW Parliamentary Theatrette, Sydney WHY: To respond to claims that Australia and [...]

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ozatheist on May 27th, 2008

Several articles of a religious nature from the SMH newspaper: Purity Balls An increasing number of young American women and girls are attending purity balls with their conservative Christian fathers who promise to protect their daughters’ chastity until marriage. About 88 per cent of these women lose their virginity before they wed, writes Neela Banerjee. [...]

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ozatheist on March 5th, 2008

I am now officially a member of the Atheist Foundation of Australia, the Secular Party of Australia and the Australian Skeptics.

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ozatheist on October 8th, 2007

  Whilst it is American based, and fairly old, it looks like there might be some useful information here to combat the religious right. Anyone seen anything similar, but more recent?

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