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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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So Theresa May postponed the key vote on her Brexit deal because she knew it would be heavily defeated. More

Last Sunday the Brexit process entered a new phase when the EU Council of Ministers approved two documents. The first was the draft Withdrawal... More

Britain is in the worst political crisis for at least a generation, certainly more serious than the so-called Suez crisis.  More

The early Church was largely silent in the political arena. Christians were a minority group, sporadically persecuted and pre-occupied with evangelism,... More

The climax of the creation story is the creation of human kind and when God made us human beings he made us in his own image. More

Whatever the economic justifications for the last eight years of austerity, the harmful social consequences have made ending it a political priority.... More

This Monday (29th October) Philip Hammond delivered his 2018 Budget, the first ever Autumn Budget and the first to be delivered on a Monday since... More

In her first speech as Prime Minister, on the steps of No 10, Theresa May spoke about fighting the burning injustices of being poor. She said,... More

We all know that the 310 mile border between Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic is the biggest sticking point in the Brexit negotiations... More

Unless one is totally committed to one side of the Brexit debate or the other it is hard not to conclude that there are signs of political madness... More