Schools facing new skirmishes on the secular front

Last year, the Humanist Society Scotland began this approach by arguing the legal right of parents to withdraw their children from religious education and religious observance was being widely ignored across all state schools. Earlier this year, the Glasgow-based organisation…

HSS spokesman Tim Maguire on Radio Ulster

Radio Ulster’s Sunday Sequence picked up on our support for the Edinburgh Secular Society’s petition on opt-in for religious observance in schools and spoke to Tim Maguire and the Reverend Sandy Fraser who convenes the CofS Education Committee. You can…

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