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Creationism blocked in Scottish science classes

The Scottish education minister has stated that creationism should not be taught in science classes in publicly-funded Scottish schools.

The National Secular Society has expressed concern over new “anti-extremism” plans announced in the Conservative Government’s first Queen’s Speech.

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A local councillor has been called an “absolute disgrace” by a Conservative councillor for suggesting that it was “inappropriate” to hold prayers in council meetings.

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Kirklees Council is considering ending free travel to faith schools in a bid to cut out unnecessary expenditure. The move has widespread local support, with 72% of 926 consultation responses in support of the measure.

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A judge has ruled that the state is not obliged to subsidise transportation to and from faith schools, despite ruling in favour of a Catholic school in a case over subsidised school transport.

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We at CFI hear what all the kids are saying these days: that the World Wide Web is going to be big, big, big! Maybe even bigger than America Online!

But seriously. The Center for Inquiry has a st…

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Tim Farron, one of two candidates for the leadership of the Liberal Democrats, has called for the Church of England to be disestablished and has also expressed his opposition to faith schools.

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The NSS has urged the Government to resist regressive demands to allow more discrimination in faith schools after it emerged the Catholic Education Service is lobbying “hard” to remove the cap on faith-based admissions to academies – and is hopef…

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The NSS has urged the Government to resist regressive demands to allow more discrimination in faith schools after it emerged the Catholic Education Service is lobbying “hard” to remove the cap on faith-based admissions to academies – and is hopef…

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Belfast County Court has ruled that the Ashers Bakery, run by a Christian family, unlawfully discriminated against a gay customer who ordered a cake featuring a slogan in support of marriage equality.

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