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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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A Private Members’ Bill currently moving through Parliament seeks to change the law relating to organ donation. The first successful organ transfer... More

Politics has always rightly involved forthright debate but in the last few years it has become ‘coarsened’, to quote the Prime Minister. The... More

Gender equality in Parliament has been a big issue this week because Tuesday marked a 100 years since the 1918 Representation of the People Act... More

That male presenters in the BBC are routinely paid more than their female colleagues doing the same job is inherently wrong. Of course individuals... More

Being on time for appointments is a sign of courteous consideration for other people. On Wednesday this week the House of Lords were shocked... More

It is surely obvious that relationships are a central issue in the Christian faith. God is three persons in one being. Jesus was God incarnate,... More

An army General is breaking with tradition this week to publicly state that the defence budget is being shrunk to dangerous levels because voters... More

Those figures, however accurate, are incredible in the light of statistics published this week by the Institute of Fiscal Studies which reveal... More

Politicians always seek to leave us with positive images of what they are trying to do. In her Ministerial reshuffle this week Theresa May sought... More

Last year ended with a green light for our negotiations with the EU to move to stage 2. The EU side was generous because the Irish border issue... More