Russell Brand was on Newsnight on Wednesday evening and lots of people have been commenting on what he said. Lots of it has been quite laudatory, so one wonders what it was he shared that was so inspiring.
Have you got that?
Brand wants a revolution He doesn’t believe this can be achieved by . . . → Read More: Russell Brand on Newsnight
News this morning of the Government’s plans to make those on unemployment benefit for over two years contribute something towards their payments from the State. As usual some on the right are delighted and some on the left are apoplectic. Cheers rise from those who think that a large proportion of those claiming Job Seeker’s . . . → Read More: Fair Work?
A fascinating interview with Jim Messina who has been hired by the Conservatives in the UK to help them at the next General Election.
Amazing stuff. They basically modelled elector behaviour and worked out what things made people more likely to vote Democrat and then targeted them specifically on those issues.
An intriguing piece by Andrew Lilico over at Archbishop Cranmer.
Here is a sine qua non for a religion’s being de facto the state religion: conduct in accordance with the orthodox requirements of that religion must be at the very least presumed legal. For example, Roman Catholicism could not truly be the state religion if it were . . . → Read More: Andrew Lilico – State Religion?
And if you want more, here’s my post from last year on why monarchies are a good thing, and also a portion of the Coronation Oath from sixty years ago.
Will you to the utmost of your power maintain the Laws of God and the true profession of the Gospel? Will you to . . . → Read More: Crowned!
It has become apparent to me over the past few days engaging with people on social media on the issue of same-sex marriage that the over-whelming majority of the proponents of the current moves to change the legal definition of marriage have absolutely no idea *why* they are asking for this change. What I mean . . . → Read More: Redefining Marriage