Last year our organization wrote to then Kelowna Mayor Sharon Shepherd to protest the decision to proclaim Protect Human Life Week. We have reiterated our opposition to this decision to again proclaim this Week in a joint letter to Mayor Walter Gray, commissioned by the Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada. The BC Humanist Association continues to see this proclamation as an affront to women’s legal rights and the separation of church and state.Read more
Good news yesterday for those who support the right of Canadians to die with dignity.
The BC Court of Appeal has upheld the right of Gloria Taylor to have doctors hasten her death.