Commentary with E. David Cook

Dr. E. David Cook, a Fellow of Green College, Oxford and the first Holmes Professor of Faith and Learning at Wheaton College, gives his take on the day's most gripping news.

Andrea Leadsom has withdrawn from the Tory Party leadership contest. She claimed that party unity and minority support from MPs were the key... More

Later today, David Cameron will visit the Queen and Theresa May will become Prime Minister. As the removal vans stand ready to evacuate Number... More

There has been almost universal condemnation of the Orlando massacre across the world and the Unites States. Hatred, islamophobia, homophobia,... More

Noor Salman, the second wife of the Orlando gunman, is being interviewed by the FBI. There is speculation that she may face charges of being... More

The Senior Fellow of Oriel College presided over dessert in the Combination Room, after dinner. He had been a Fellow for fifty years. I asked... More

Baroness Meacher the new chair of Dignity in Dying claims that ‘thousands’ of doctors are helping terminally ill patients die every year. The... More

A gunman killed 50 and injured 53 others in a gay nightclub in Orlando. The deadly shooting happened towards the end of an evening of partying. Omar... More

Bernie Sanders has been the alternative candidate in the Democratic Presidential nomination race. He is a US Senator and calls himself a ‘progressive... More

Maria Sharapova has been banned for two years after unintentionally using a prohibited drug. She is appealing, suggesting it is ‘unfairly harsh’.... More

96 years after women won the vote, Democrat Hillary Clinton has become the first female presumptive nominee for the November election. She might... More