UN Human Rights Committee tells Ireland to stop breaching the human rights of atheists and minority faiths
Irish government again defers to the “institutionalised belief system” that pervades Irish schools.
Irish Government again evades UN questions on oaths, blasphemy and religious discrimination in Irish schools
Majority votes cannot deny human rights: UN questions to Ireland reflect Atheist Ireland briefing in Geneva
Article 18 (Freedom of Conscience) protects theistic, non-theistic and atheistic beliefs, as well as the right not to profess any religion of belief.
Irish Human Rights Commission recommends change to the Education Act 1998 to protect the rights of minorities.
‘Parental Choice’ in education is a euphemism for religious segregation
Why religious education must be neutral and objective, and how the Irish State is ignoring our human rights
Oireachtas Committee calls for integration not segregation in schools, as proposed by Atheist Ireland
Home schooling is not a valid option to release the state from its human rights obligations.