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Doing God in Politics

I can’t help wincing whenever a politician, or indeed anyone in the public eye, starts talking about God and/or being a Christian.

Malcolm Muggeridge is supposed to have once said that all Prime Ministers are, in their demeanour and attitudes, either vicars or accountants. 388 more words

Seascape Series

In an earlier post I discussed a diptych I had created (below), which was inspired by the artist Hiroshi Sugimoto’s seascapes. Originally I thought the boat disrupting the tranquil, secure environment of the seascape (as Sugimoto describes it) was an appropriate analogy for the way countries such as Uganda are hindering the progression of equal rights for the LGB community. 535 more words