Category Archives: Religion

In Defence of Secularisation

TweetI’m always amazed when I hear people pointing the finger at secularisation for all the problems we have in the world. Since the beginning of humanity, we’ve had problems – it’s really nothing new. All you have to do is … Continue reading

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The Church and Gay Marriage

TweetThere’s been lots of stuff in the media lately about the Catholic church’s views on marriage, and more specifically, gay marriage. I’m constantly amazed that this organisation of mostly celibate men, who are not married and do not have children, … Continue reading

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Religion and Respect

TweetIf I was a vegetarian and my family or friends kept sending me recipes for shepherd’s pie and roast chicken, chances are I’d probably get a tiny bit annoyed. ┬áChances are, this probably wouldn’t happen at all because the meat-eaters … Continue reading

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For Neda

TweetA few days ago I watched For Neda. It’s powerful, shocking, harrowing and tragic, and I can’t stop thinking about it. Just over a year ago a young Iranian girl, Neda, was shot during a protest against the presidential election. … Continue reading

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