Star Wars Syndrome

The critical reception to the latest Star Wars blockbuster, The Last Jedi, has revealed something frightening. It is not a bad film - but does it does deserve the unanimous acclaim which it has received? A review in The Guardian called it a ‘an explosive thrill-ride of galactic proportions’ whilst a reviewer in The Times … Continue reading Star Wars Syndrome

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Tim Farron’s resignation marks the Triumph of Illiberalism

The idea that a Christian leader in the UK feels uncomfortable expressing their religious beliefs marks a significant moment in our history. Can you imagine the press targeting Winston Churchill, Margaret Thatcher (or even that Liberal titan William Gladstone) for their belief in the Word? Of course not. I always liked Tim Farron because he … Continue reading Tim Farron’s resignation marks the Triumph of Illiberalism