Abuse of power

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How Bishop George Bell became a victim of Church of England ‘spin’ and a narrative of ‘decisive leadership’

This is a guest post by The Very Rev’d Professor Martyn Percy, Dean of Christ Church, Oxford. _______ Some may begin to wonder how exactly the Church of England’s National Safeguarding Team (NST) has operated in the case of Bishop…

The Divine Right of HM Revenue and Customs

  One expected a tactical Conservative prime minister leading a pragmatic Conservative Party in an expedient Liberal-Conservative coalition to propose or perform the occasional un-conservative thing. It was reasonably politic,…