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Politics Today

Premier's political editor, Martyn Eden, looks at what is happening in the corridors of power through a Christian perspective.

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War has a new meaning. It used to be about armies fighting in pitched battles, with weapons of increasing sophistication. It meant millions of... More

EU membership is not a black and white issue and it is time that a lot of people realised this. Yes, there are some serious flaws in the EU that... More

Have you ever felt ashamed of the way some Christians express themselves in a bigoted legalism that is the very antithesis of Jesus life and... More

Monday 14th May marked another stage in the tragic history of Israeli- Palestinian conflict. At least 58 Palestinians were killed and almost... More

All legislation has to be passed by both Houses of Parliament. The House of Lords is currently debating the EU (Withdrawal) Bill and has already... More

‘The will of the people’ has become a popular item in the current political vocabulary since the 2016 referendum so it merits serious consideration.... More

The Windrush affair has damaged a lot of people’s lives. Its racist overtones have also tarnished respect for Britain as a just and liberal society.... More

On Wednesday evening the House of Lords voted 348 to 225 for an amendment to the E.U.  (Withdrawal) Bill that requires the Government to seek... More

Syria’s use of chemical weapons in an attack on Douma last weekend, killing 40 people, is but the latest in a series of such outrages. President... More

The decision to ban Christians from praying outside an abortion clinic will cause deep disappointment for those involved but we must expect challenges... More