January 15th, 2014 Archive

The most controversial sweatshirt in Canada?

CBC has picked up the story of an aboriginal student in Saskatchewan who was harassed by school officials for wearing a bring pink hoodie with the words “Got land?” on the front, and on the back: “Thank an Indian!”

Being a more assertive atheist

Jeffrey Tayler had a nice editorial in Salon on Saturday about 15 ways atheists can be more assertive. There’s nothing actually new in it, and it’s really just reaffirmation for atheist readers, but its ballsy tone has captured some attention. Here are some of the suggestions I really find appealing.