Freedom of Speech Symposium – Ottawa, March 27

Join your fellow Humanists and our friends from the wider freethought community in the Humanist Association of Ottawa’s Spring Symposium!  They will be keeping the Hellenistic tradition of open discussion over drinks alive in 21st century Ottawa!. The details:...

Humanist Association of Ottawa – February Newsletter

The Humanist Association of Ottawa has released its February newsletter. This issue includes: January meeting recap Dying with dignity update Get out of religion classes “coupons” Other notes of interest You can read this newsletter here, and join their...

HAO Winter Solstice Party

The Humanist Association of Ottawa is hosting its Winter Solstice party on December 6: Join us to celebrate the Winter Solstice! Date: Saturday, December 6, 2014 Time: 6:30pm Location: 1510 Riverside Drive, Riviera 2, first floor. To attend this party, you MUST...

Humanist Association of Ottawa Calendars Now Available

The Humanist Association of Ottawa 2015 Calendar is now available! Order now while supplies last! This larger and improved calendar features: Ernestine Rose • Steve Jobs • Svend Robinson • Omar Sharif • George Clooney • Stanley Kubrick Taslima Nasrin • Charles...

Ottawa Humanists Rendez-vous, 21 March

The Humanist Association of Ottawa (HAO) invites all area humanists for an enjoyable social outing. Come out and join us with one of the best Vietnamese restaurants in town: Date: 21st March 2014 Location: Vietnam Palace Restaurant/819 Somerset St W/613-238-6758...

Supreme Court of Canada to hear municipal prayer case

Background An applicant from the City of Saguenay (Quebec) took this municipal council to the Quebec Human Rights Tribunal stating that the council violated the applicant’s rights when the council recited prayers and displayed religious symbols.  The Tribunal agreed...