Show notes for Episode 107
Posted by Ethan Clow on March 22, 2011
Radio Freethinker Episode 107 – Hydraulic Fracturing, Humans using fire, Canadian Nuclear safety, Crucifixes in European schools, plus the Bicentennial of the War of 1812
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Song: The War of 1812 by Three Dead Trolls in a Baggie
When did humans master fire? see here
Nuclear emergency planning at Canada’s power plants, see here
Crucifixes OK in European schools: court, see here
The Conservative Government is planning on spending 100 million dollars on the bicentennial of the War of 1812. Is it worth it? Should the war be celebrated?
The Incredible War of 1812: A Military History by Donald E. Graves
Soldiers of the King: The Upper Canadian Militia 1812 to 1815 by William Gray
Plunder, Profit, and Paroles: A social history of the war of 1812 in Upper Canada by George Sheppard
Skeptics in the Pub: Richmond – Thursday March 24th at Legends Pub in Richmond – 7:30pm just minutes from the Brighouse Skytrain station and Richmond Centre. Facebook event here.
Imagine no religion Conference is coming up in Kamloops BC on May 7th, it’s an all day conference and features an impressive line up of speakers like PZ Myers, Jen McCrieght, Chris DiCarlo, and Brian Dalton. It’s hosted by the Kamloops centre for rational thought and CFI Okanagan. Facebook event here. Website here.