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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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We live at a time of rapid and significant change. We have benefitted from advances in technology and medical science but not all the changes... More

So the General Election is over but the real challenges facing our society have not gone away. A healthy and stable society is one that works... More

So the election is done and dusted. Two-thirds of us voted and some will be thrilled at the results and others disappointed. A Conservative majority... More

Controversy is normal and inevitable in politics, even amongst and between Christians. Politics is more often about means than ends. Politicians... More

I am struggling with a tension about voting in the 2019 General Election. I know that as a citizen of the UK I have a duty to vote because that... More

Our society is changing and becoming more secular and individualised. People are now choosing their gender and lifestyle in ways that do not... More

Tuesday this week saw Ephraim Mirvis, Britain’s Chief Rabbi, making a stunning attack on Jeremy Corbyn for his alleged anti-Semitism. In the... More

Last week the National Education Union published some deeply shocking statistics of child poverty. 62% of those responding to an NEU poll had... More

Parents have successfully challenged compulsory Christian worship in their child’s Primary school and demanded that the school provides an alternative... More

Sickness is a threat we all want to overcome and a properly functioning health service is an obvious public good. The NHS was created in 1948... More