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Putin continues promotion of “traditional values” and crackdown on blasphemy

Putin continues promotion of “traditional values” and crackdown on blasphemy

Tue, 31 Mar 2015

The head of the Novosibirsk State Opera and Ballet Theatre has been fired by the Russian Culture Minister over a 'blasphemous' opera, prompting further fears about free speech and religious freedom in Russia.

Priest criticises Catholics-only school bus policy for faith school pupils

Priest criticises Catholics-only school bus policy for faith school pupils

Tue, 31 Mar 2015

Flintshire Council has come under attack from a priest over its policy of only funding school bus travel to faith schools for pupils who can provide evidence of their religious affiliation.

Charlie Hebdo staff awarded Secularist of the Year prize for their response to Paris attacks

Charlie Hebdo staff awarded Secularist of the Year prize for their response to Paris attacks

Sat, 28 Mar 2015

The National Secular Society has awarded the staff of Charlie Hebdo the annual Secularist of the Year prize, for their courageous response to the terror attack on their Paris office.

“Sodomite Suppression Act” proposed by US Christian lawyer

“Sodomite Suppression Act” proposed by US Christian lawyer

Thu, 26 Mar 2015

A California lawyer has proposed a "Sodomite Suppression Act" and warned of "God's just wrath" should the state of California not put homosexuals to death.