Blogs

  • 4 May 2010

    A selection of stories from today's press and other media that relate to Ekklesia's work, produced daily by James Vincent and covering papers such as The Times, Daily Telegraph, Independent, Guardian, and the tabloids.

  • 3 May 2010

    Philip Lardner, Tory candidate for Ayrshire North and Aaron, recently argued that homosexuality is not “normal”. David Cameron immediately announced that he would be removed as a Conservative candidate.

  • 3 May 2010

    A selection of stories from today's press and other media that relate to Ekklesia's work, produced daily by James Vincent and covering papers such as The Times, Daily Telegraph, Independent, Guardian, and the tabloids.

  • 3 May 2010

    The days preceding the opening of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) Review Conference at the UN in New York on the 3 May 2010 have been both compelling and exhausting. Many international NGOs and their supporters have been busily engaged at the 'Disarm Now' International NGO Conference at the Riverside Church in Harlem, an historic and symbolic venue for the peace movement in the US.

  • 2 May 2010

    The crucial question about Philippa Stroud, the prospective Tory MP featured on the front page of today’s Observer, has not yet been asked.

    The paper has focused on her views about homosexuality. But there is a far more important issue, and that is who would have influence and ‘authority’ over Mrs Stroud if she were elected?

  • 30 Apr 2010

    In the Law and Order section of the Christian Party manifesto they pledge to:

    "Raise the motorway speed limit to 90mph".

    Putting aside the obvious environmental implications of the increase in CO2 emissions of such a policy, the Parliamentary Transport Committee estimates that an increase in the speed limit from 70mph to just 80mph would result in a 10 per cent rise in casualties.

  • 30 Apr 2010
  • 30 Apr 2010

    This week it was revealed that the Christian Party's candidate for Croydon Central, James Gitau, was a member of the far-right British National Party

  • 30 Apr 2010

    9:30am Gordon Brown launches new Labour election posters

    9:45am Nick Clegg holds a question and answer session with De Montfort students

    10:30am Vince Cable at Ashfield School

    12:00pm Nick Clegg at clock-manufacturer in Derby

    12:15pm SNP leader Alex Salmond and Plaid Cymru leader Ieuan Wyn Jones joint press conference to outline the SNP and Plaid Cymru's position after election

    12:30pm Boris Johnson and Damian Green hold a public event on civil liberties and ID cards

    13:00pm Lib Dem Lord Wallace of Saltaire outlines policy on defence

    5.00pm William Hague in Penrith

    20:30pm Gordon Brown interviewed by Jeremy Paxman on BBC 1.

  • 30 Apr 2010

    A selection of stories from today's press and other media that relate to Ekklesia's work, produced daily by James Vincent and covering papers such as The Times, Daily Telegraph, Independent, Guardian, and the tabloids.