Blogs

  • 17 Apr 2015

    With a few weeks till the General Election, we are inviting people to pledge to vote for what they believe in, according to the values outlined in our election paper.

  • 17 Apr 2015

    All politicians rely on advisors to develop their electoral strategy. So David Cameron must have been listening to his when he decided to minimise his involvement in the election debates.

  • 16 Apr 2015

    There has been widespread criticism of a Conservative Party manifesto pledge to extend the ‘right to buy’ to housing association tenants. This would worsen the housing crisis and be costly to the public.

  • 16 Apr 2015

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  • 16 Apr 2015

    With a month to go till the General Election, we are inviting people to pledge to vote for what they believe in, according to the values outlined in our election paper.

  • 15 Apr 2015

    Many dramas are based on a true story. I never thought I’d see a General Election based on fiction. The three main parties appear to have based their manifestoes on a rewritten version of our own recent history, and the media are going along with it. It is quite bizarre.

  • 15 Apr 2015

    We're always interested in the views of Ekklesia supporters, and so this month we are launching a small competition. We are seeking your views on how Ekklesia presents itself and we're very keen to hear from you.

  • 15 Apr 2015

    With a month to go till the General Election, we are inviting people to pledge to vote for what they believe in, according to the values outlined in our election paper.

    To help focus our thinking, we've invited commentators from across the political spectrum to explain how the values are integral to their electoral choices. We are publishing a selection of pledges not to endorse any one party but to demonstrate how different people have responded to our values and are pledging to vote according to their beliefs.

  • 13 Apr 2015

    The inheritance tax threshold will be raised if the Conservatives win the election, David Cameron, the UK Prime Minister pledged. This would benefit some home-owners in areas with high property prices. But, even for them, the deal is not as good as it might sound.

  • 13 Apr 2015

    With a month to go till the General Election, we are inviting people to pledge to vote for what they believe in, according to the values outlined in our election paper.

    To help focus our thinking, we've invited commentators from across the political spectrum to explain how the values are integral to their electoral choices. We are publishing a selection of pledges not to endorse any one party but to demonstrate how different people have responded to our values and are pledging to vote according to their beliefs.