State

BBC Newsnight secular neutrality

BBC Newsnight provides a pulpit for the myth of secular neutrality

"The best guarantee of religious tolerance is a well-organised secular state... there is a higher authority; it's called the law," proclaimed author Ian McEwan on the BBC's 'Newsnight', in a homily which went completely unchallenged by journalist Evan Davis (chiming,…

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,…