David Robertson reflects on what the media coverage of the funeral of former SNP leader, Gordon Wilson, can tell us about the different world views of many in the media and in the country of Scotland at large. BBC – Memorial service for former SNP leader Gordon Wilson The Wee Flea – The Memorial Service of Gordon […]
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Spiked!It’s official: It’s official. You’re not allowed to say ‘Islamist extremism’ Gov.uk – PM statement following London terror attack: 4 June 2017 Spectator Coffee House Blogs – Labour’s abortion stance is the final straw The Christian Institute – Farmer banned from market for supporting traditional marriage The Spectator – Do Penises cause climate change? Discuss.
Zimbabwean Pastor eaten by Crocodile Ian Brady’s Humanist funeral request Stephen Fry and Blasphemy President Macron of France Will President Trump be impeached? Hillary Clinton: Abortion is ‘right and moral’ Obama’s £2.5 mil speech Jakarta’s Christian governor found guilty of blasphemy Transgender Police Caps The Rubbish Party LINKS HeraldScotland – Fake news story takes hold […]
Solas Magazine – The new edition is out now. The UK General Election and the dumbing down of politics. President Trump relaxes tax laws for churches endorsing political candidates. Why Religious Liberty matters. Tim Farron – Is gay sex a sin? Chinese Fishing Church of Scotland General Assembly. LINKS SolasMagazine.com The Wee Flea – […]
The Copt Massacre – An extraordinary response. CopticDadAndMom.com – A message to those who kill us (Fr. Boules George) Syrian Bombing African migrants sold in Libya ‘slave markets’ IOM – The UN Migration Agency – IOM Learns of ‘Slave Market’ Conditions Endangering Migrants in North Africa Sex for Rent BBC – Landlord adverts posted online ‘target […]
Fake News Ban in Germany Washington Post – How do you stop fake news? In Germany, with a law. Fairy Tales in Australia Daily Mail – Now the PC bores ban FAIRYTALES: Plan to stop kids reading Snow White and Cinderella because they give boys a ‘sense of entitlement and girls poor self esteem’ NHS […]
Andy Bannnister joins Al Smith in the studio for an update on what’s happening within the Solas ministry.
The Attack in Westminster and some social media reactions. Archbishop Cranmer: Julia Hartley-Brewer: it’s “bloody stupid beliefs” like prayer which help create acts of terrorism The Death of Martin McGuinness BBC Talkback – Baroness Eileen Paisley on the death of Martin McGuinness The Telegraph – Martin McGuinness dies at 66: Queen to send private message to […]
#ScotRef #IndyRef2 Mensch on belief and evidence The Spectator – Watch: Louise Mensch’s disastrous Sunday Politics interview Frankie Boyle and Celebrity Atheists BBC on Facebook – “It’s like getting no mayonnaise in your chicken Zinger and blaming it on Colonel Sanders.” Frankie Boyle on why he’s putting celebrity atheists into #Room101. Tracey Ullman and Baptism […]
David Robertson brings a Christian perspective to some of the recent messages that are being conveyed through the media. Gigamansions CNBC – Take a peek inside the most expensive home for sale in the US The Telegraph – America’s priciest mega-mansion on sale for $250 million, and you get the helicopter from Airwolf The Spectator […]