Don’t kill to save the NHS
(2 minute read) Ben Weller argues that proposals to legalise euthanasia in Scotland in order to ease the financial burden on the National Health Service put the institution above human lives.
Immigration: Distinguishing heat from light
(8 minute read) Lisa Fraser attempts the impossible by offering a non-partisan approach to immigration. Read on and see if you can spot your own prejudices.
A French woman’s take on la Reine Elizabeth
Lisa Fraser offers a Gallic perspective on the death of the British monarch.
(3 minute read) Jack Rowlett offers some simple suggestions to ease the UK’s financial predicament.
Boughs, bumps and bridges
(3 minute read) Three poems exploring the human need to make connections - with nature and with others - and the challenges involved in doing so. By Richard Bauckham, Audrey Priscilla White and Joseph Evans.
(6 minute read) Lisa Fraser finds a little known centre in London which speaks loudly of the sufferings and the wisdom of the Jewish people.
Long to reign over us?
(5 minute read) Alex Osborn gives Queen Elizabeth II a near perfect report card but has concerns about the future of the British monarchy.
Five reasons why drilling for gas in the UK is a good idea
(3 minute read) Joel Chacon challenges received wisdom and argues that a compromise is needed to build a truly sustainable future.
One woman’s battle against domestic abuse
(4 minute read) Bridget O’Sullivan speaks to an unlikely heroine who used her own suffering to help others.
No room at the inn of modern Britain
(6 minute read) Maddy Fry enters the maze of rules and regulations which keep thousands of people in the UK trapped in a circle of homelessness and despair.