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Why I won’t ‘take the knee’

2020-06-05T13:35:03+01:00

It's tempting to choose a quiet life and go along with the madness of crowds. But we should resist Read more

Why I won’t ‘take the knee’2020-06-05T13:35:03+01:00

The grotesque interventions of the anti-Cummings bishops

2020-06-01T15:29:54+01:00

Most people in Britain couldn’t name a bishop if they tried. But Nick Baines is a name worth remembering. The otherwise utterly un-noteworthy Bishop of Leeds came to my attention

The grotesque interventions of the anti-Cummings bishops2020-06-01T15:29:54+01:00

Why should Cummings be sacked for protecting his family?

2020-05-24T18:27:16+01:00

There have been an enormous number of positive attributes on display during the lockdown. Family members keeping an eye on each other. Neighbours looking after each other more. But there

Why should Cummings be sacked for protecting his family?2020-05-24T18:27:16+01:00

X days to save the economy!

2020-06-01T15:33:11+01:00

I wonder what the Labour party will use as its scare slogan at the next election? After all, the usual one of ‘[Insert number] weeks/days/minutes to save the NHS’ may

X days to save the economy!2020-06-01T15:33:11+01:00

Why T.S. Eliot still matters

2020-06-01T15:15:20+01:00

His contemporaries’ reputations have diminished. But Eliot’s has grown: he is the poet who shows us what can be saved from the ruins Read more

Why T.S. Eliot still matters2020-06-01T15:15:20+01:00