Weekly Review of Canadian Secularism for August 14

Homeopathic warnings, assisted suicide, sex education and another blogger from Bangladesh killed: This week's headline roundup from the Secular Lynx feeds. Please enjoy!


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  2. Canada: Homeopathic regulations

  3. Canada: Physician Assisted Suicide

  4. BC: Sex Education

  5. This week Last Week Tonight with John Oliver did a segment on sex education in the United States:
  6. Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Sex Education (HBO)
  7. The BC Humanists used this as a reason to discuss abstinence only education in BC:
  8. World: Another Bangladesh blogger killed

  9. Secular blogger hacked to death in Bangladesh

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