Why I am a British republican

The other day, I wrote about how the timing of discussion about monarchy and republicanism is hardly the fault of those who would prefer to

The timing is not our fault and may bite back

Few people think that funerals are a good time to have a discussion about the merits of a person or institution they represented. As a

Once again, inappropriate timing and (potentially) offensive messages should not be grounds for arrest

The question of free speech and expression never goes away. Those who would supress what we might say continue to find ways and means of

No, EN, we can’t all agree to “mark & celebrate”

I appreciate, with the Queen’s platinum jubilee, opinion pieces and editorials on the event are likely to predominate. Of course, there is no problem with

What the royal furore can tell us about cultural differences in the church

The whole royal debacle, with the Sussexes leaving the royal family, continues to roll on. I suspect it is getting more media attention because there