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In the news: a bishop's fall, and freedom of speech

Update on Bishop Tebartz van Elst – a consolation prize, but not a bad one for all that.

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Church Life

Vote

An interesting video on Brand and his ideas on not voting! Lydon clearly states VOTE! I think Lydon is right…if we don’t vote we are just ignored…. 8 more words

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Heritage staff hit the headlines again

Polly Tonybee writes powerfully today about the plight of National Gallery staff. Their work increasingly outsourced and downgraded to comply with draconian cuts, they are the only Museum staff in London not be paid the living wage.

"What if someone thought Religion was inherently ridiculous and decided to set out and mock it? - Stewart Lee

Probably this best 38 minutes you’ll ever watch on the subject of how religions deal with criticism?

“What if someone thought Religion was inherently ridiculous and decided to set out and mock it?” – Stewart Lee…

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Reading online newspaper comments shortens life by 5 years

Reading comments underneath on-line newspaper articles on sites such as the Guardian and Daily Mail shortens a person’s life by up to five years, new research has revealed. 171 more words

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