Abortion, homosexual marriage, assisted suicide – the secular society encroaches every day. But I keep my focus on faith schools because this battle is not yet lost. 782 more words
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In his Easter message this year, Prime Minister David Cameron claimed that the UK was “still a Christian country”.
As he was saying this, a National Secular Society posting for Wednesday, 8 April, 2015, was publishing the finding of a YouGov poll in the run-up to Easter. 1,129 more words
Human Rights Without Frontiers International - Schools told to end religious instruction and teach morality instead
The Independent, 15 June 2015. Religious instruction should be banned from schools and be the preserve of Sunday schools, madrassas or the home, according to proposals by the former Education Secretary Charles Clarke for a radical overhaul of religious education and the way faith schools operate. 524 more words
First published by Open Democracy, Tuesday 31st March 2015
Sex education in British schools is failing to educate children about consent and healthy relationships, or include LGBT issues and address harmful gender stereotypes. 1,433 more words