Global Population Now Exceeds 7.5 Billion

Release – Population Institute Canada May 25th, 2017 Last month, the total number of people on the planet surpassed the 7.5 billion mark. This figure is based on the Worldometers clock, which uses sources from the United Nations, the World Health Organization...

The Vimy Trap

The Rideau Institute is a proud co-sponsor of this event. Jamie Swift will talk about his latest book, co-authored with Ian McKay, entitled The Vimy Trap. It provides a view of this famous battle that is decidedly different from the usual “nation forming”...

OHS Annual General Meeting

The Ontario Humanist Society’s Annual General Meeting is taking place on Sunday April 9th 2017 at the Queen Elizabeth Community and Cultural Centre in Oakville. All members are invited to attend, and there will be a vote to ratify recent amendments to the...

OHS Statement on Quebec Mosque Attack

The Ontario Humanist Society (OHS) sends condolences to the victims of the terrible act of violence perpetrated at the Centre Culturel Islamique de Quebec yesterday. Our thoughts are not only with the victims, but also their families and friends, the Muslim community...

OHS Newsletter – September 2016

Hello Humanists! I hope everyone had a great summer and is enjoying the fall so far. We are pleased to bring you a new edition of the OHS Newsletter with a few updates on our society and Humanist issues around the world. Continue reading for our feature interview and...