Laurier Freethought Alliance to receive full Campus Clubs recognition by week’s end

After a firestorm of freethought blogging, a barrage of angry emails, a stirred up Wilfrid Laurier University Student Union (WLUSU) executive board and university administration, and the clarification of some miscommunications between the Laurier Freethought Alliance (LFA) and the WLUSU, the WLUSU has agreed to grant the LFA campus club status pending the addition of statements to the … Continue reading

No more angry letters to Wilfrid Laurier University!!

Late last week the clubs commission of the Wilfrid Laurier University Students Union denied the application of the Laurier Freethought Association for official group recognition (a status which conveys a number of benefits that non-recognized clubs do not have access to). Over the weekend a number of bloggers have written posts expressing their discontent with … Continue reading

Calling all secular bloggers: Join the online opposition of WLUSU denial of the Laurier Freethought Association

Over the past few days Anatoly Venovcev, Tyler Handley and I have been working hard to spread the word about Wilfrid Laurier University Student Union’s decision to deny group status to Venovcev, Handley et al’s Laurier Freethought Association. Click here for the full story. The outpouring of support from the blogosphere has been fantastic! Here … Continue reading

Waterloo, Ontario’s Wilfrid Laurier University denies recognition to campus freethought group

After 9 months of doddling and deliberation, WLU has denied the Laurier Freethought Alliance’s (LFA) application for official campus group recognition.