Alberta Politics: In the debate over home schooling and ‘parents’ rights,’ we need to remember children have rights too

PHOTOS: Alberta Education Minister David Eggen. Below: Wildrose Opposition Leader Brian Jean and film director and former American evangelical Frank Schaeffer (Salon photo). Controversy in Alberta over the provincial government’s decision to withdraw funding and accreditation from a private Christian school association that oversaw about a third of the province’s home-schooled children offers a chance ...

The Disaffected Lib: Christian Right Lawyer Nailed for Kiddie Porn

On her Facebook page, Lisa Biron describes herself as a “torch bearer of religious freedom.”   She’s also known for being an attorney for the Christian Right law firm, the Alliance Defence Fund, an anti-gay outfit that considers itself an anti-ACLU. But right now Lisa may be about to add child pornographer to her C.V. A ...

Driving The Porcelain Bus: Conservatives Opening A Door To The Spreading of Hatred In Canada

Bill C-304: Hate Speech Clause’s Repeal Gives White Supremacists Rare Moment Of Glee White Supremacists might be happy about this, but the purpose of removing this clause was to allow the Christian Right to further spread hatred against the the gay community, same sex marriage and a woman’s right to choose to have an abortion. ...