Archive for the ‘Religion’ Category

So, I had tickets for Nine Lessons and Carols for Godless People at the Hammersmith Apollo, but I couldn’t go. I wanted someone else to use them so I put them on eBay. This morning I got this email from the buyer and it absolutely made my day: Hi Kate, Just a quick line to […]

An item on the Today programme* got my blood boiling this morning – and unusually it wasn’t Thought For The Day (well, it might have been annoying, but I had my head under the shower at the time, so I don’t know). Angela Eagle MP and Lord MacKay were asked on to talk about the […]

Tobias Jones writes a vicious little piece in the Saturday Guardian, suggesting that the “secular fundamentalists” (such as Christian Public Enemy #1 Richard Dawkins) are attempting to take advantage of innate British politeness to oppress religious people. Apparently atheists (a term he uses interchangeably with “secularist”, despite making it a central plank of his argument […]