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Conswpiracy Brews 4.19.14

If you like your coffee and your politics flavorful, served with a heaping dose of civility by a diverse group of interesting people from all parts of the political spectrum then you should be joining us every Saturday. 317 more words

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David Cameron's Latest Bible

There has been a lot of reporting of David Cameron’s recent use of the Bible and his praise of Christianity. Nothing in what Cameron says is new in English political uses of the Bible, though Cameron’s emphasis has slightly changed. 1,097 more words

Bible And English Politics

Sexy

My brother goes about with all these science pictures and nuggets on his phone.. ‘I just love tech guys’
That’s not the point anyway.

One of those nuggets reads: ‘brainy is the new sexy’ 135 more words

Margaret Thatcher

Unionism's Credibility Gap

By John Warren

The distinguished psephologist Professor John Curtice has suggested that we may expect the turnout for the Scottish Referendum on 18th September to be around 80% (78% according to the most recent polling evidence in February, 2014); this would be a remarkable vindication not only of the referendum but powerful evidence of a sudden resurgence in interest in serious politics in Scotland. 1,843 more words

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Three Things... To Give You More Gravitas – Caroline Goyder

As author Caroline Goyder explains in her new book Gravitas, this grounding force matters more now than ever. Here’s why – and how you can have more of it. 399 more words

Books For Breakfast

This Little World

Like so many children on the former fringes of empire, much of my imaginative life was spent abroad: the England of The Railway Children, … 851 more words

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