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Defending Progressivism conference announced

Defending Progressivism conference announced

Posted: Fri, 17 Mar 2017

A conference around the theme of 'defending progressivism' is to be held in London on April 29.

LibDems to debate ending religious discrimination in schools

LibDems to debate ending religious discrimination in schools

Posted: Fri, 17 Mar 2017

The National Secular Society has welcomed news that the Liberal Democrats' spring conference will consider the party's policy on taxpayer-funded faith school in England.

Police called following disturbance after bookshop accused of throwing away Qurans

Police called following disturbance after bookshop accused of throwing away Qurans

Posted: Fri, 17 Mar 2017

Police in Bradford attended the site of a skip near a former bookshop after 'shocked' locals reportedly discovered books, including a Quran, had been thrown away.

European Court of Justice: Employers can require staff to wear religiously neutral clothing

European Court of Justice: Employers can require staff to wear religiously neutral clothing

Posted: Tue, 14 Mar 2017

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has advised that employers can ask their staff to "dress neutrally" provided rules are consistent and apply to all religious symbols equally.

Washington Supreme Court: Religious beliefs no excuse for a business to discriminate

Washington Supreme Court: Religious beliefs no excuse for a business to discriminate

Posted: Fri, 24 Feb 2017

The Supreme Court of the state of Washington has unanimously ruled that a florist cannot discriminate against same-sex couples, in a ruling welcomed by American secularists.

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