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May 22, 2017

In this one the crew spent some time talking blasphemy and spent some more time on the woo surrounding women's health. 

Rene’s Story
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2017/05/06/comedian-stephen-fry-is-being-investigated-for-violating-irelands-blasphemy-law-after-mocking-god


Cory’s Story


May 15, 2017

In this one we talked with Dr. Amy Tuteur aka the Skeptical OB about some woo surrounding pregnancy and parenting that is harmful to women. Then we talk to David Richards about a unified school system in Saskatchewan before the music break.

http://www.skepticalob.com/

http://www.onesystemsask.ca/

 

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May 8, 2017

In this one we talked a bit about a recent court ruling about Catholic schools in Saskatchewan. We went off track a bit because we were so well behaved with our guest earlier. Then we went on to talk about a few other topics. 

 

Saskatchewan ruling on Catholic schools could have far-reaching consequences


May 1, 2017

For this one we had a very interesting in studio guest, Dr. Carlos Londono Sulkin is  a professor of anthropology at the University of Regina. We talked about what anthropology is, what he is interested in, his father in law and a bit about female circumcision. 

I put one of the songs we played during the break into...


Apr 24, 2017

Our guest, Justin, stayed with us for a bit longer in this one as we cover some religious nuttery segments, a bit about some improper practices by Alberta Health Services, and we consider why Russia seems to be so adamantly against gay rights. 

Here are some notes to our stories

Religious Nuttery

Rene’s Story