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The ‘Muslim Fostering Row’ Gives a Glimpse into Christian Identity Politics

The notorious ‘Muslim fostering row’ is a perfect example of the media fanning the flames by using the language of religious identity politics. An obvious danger of fetishising religious identities within our politics is that aggressive majorities can play the game quite as well as anyone else. This was neatly …

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Cardinal Murphy O’Connor’s Cover-Up of Child Abusers Must Be a Lesson to the Catholic Church

NSS Executive Director Keith Porteous Wood has followed the career of Cardinal Cormac Murphy O’Connor who died on 1 September 2017 and seeks to set the historical record straight with this alternative obituary. The death of Cardinal Cormac Murphy O’Connor has understandably resulted in obituaries lauding his achievements as a …

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A Conversation with Peter Tatchell: Islamism, Multiculturalism, and LGBT Rights

In an exclusive interview with Sarah Mills, Peter Tatchell speaks about the rise of Islamism, his surprising takes on identity politics and multiculturalism, the failures of the Left to defend LGBT Muslims, and police handling of death threats against him by Islamist extremists. Written by Sarah Mills Peter Tatchell was …

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