Religious fundamentalism

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Taliban sharia: how will they ‘respect’ women’s rights and press freedom?

The media are full of reports of Taliban 2.0: the Taliban which promises to respect women's rights; the Taliban which is pledged to sustain freedom of the press; the Taliban which has assured equality for all, with roles in society,…

The cult of Comrade Corbyn

  A cult is a small, unpopular religion. A religion is a large and fashionable cult. When the disesteemed and shunned become desirable and popular, there follows respect, if not…