No Pain, No Gaines

Dec 2, 2016 by

by Tony Perkins, Family Research Council: Bullying Christians may be a favorite strategy of the Left — but it’s not necessarily an effective one. Chip and Joanna Gaines of HGTV’s popular show “Fixer Upper” may be sending that message without ever opening their mouths! In what can only be described as a politically-motivated witch hunt, BuzzFeed posted a non-story about how the fan-favorites attend a church where it’s apparently news that the pastor preaches...

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Now BBC presenter Roger Bolton wades into the fray – and he really gets it!

Nov 30, 2016 by

from Voice for Justice UK: Maybe you thought we were making a fuss about nothing, but BBC Producer and Radio 4 Presenter Roger Bolton has now also warned that the BBC is ‘coming up short’, and failing at a time of global crisis to take religion seriously.  As reported in The Telegraph on 28th November the outspoken presenter thinks it’s essential for the public, and in particular young people and immigrants, ‘to understand the crucial role of Christianity in the formation of British culture,...

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BBC is ‘coming up short’ in religious broadcasting and does not take faith seriously, presenter warns

Nov 28, 2016 by

by Hannah Furness, Telegraph: The BBC is “coming up short” in religious broadcasting, risking failing to take faith seriously in an era where it is essential the public understand it, a senior broadcaster has warned. Roger Bolton, a producer and BBC Radio 4 presenter, said he has become “worried” about the output of the corporation and its “whole approach” to religion. Arguing religion could no longer be seen as a declining influence in the world, he added...

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Aaqil Ahmed leaves the BBC – new policy announced. But is it good?

Nov 27, 2016 by

from Voice for Justice UK: Following Aaqil Ahmed’s announcement earlier this month that he was leaving the BBC as Head of Religion and Ethics, the BBC has now announced its decision to abolish the post.  Instead, former Labour Minister James Purnell, currently head of radio and education, will take on responsibility for religious programming.  Under these plans, therefore, there will no longer be a separate department dedicated to religion; although the Director-General, Lord Hall of...

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MSM take their best shots at Trump, and nobody cares

Nov 27, 2016 by

by J E Dyer, Liberty Unyielding: Day after day, the mainstream media “news” about Trump remains relentlessly bad.  If you fed yourself a diet of nothing but “MSM news about Trump,” the indigestion and food poisoning would have killed you by now. […]  But if you’re a political blogger, and you need to survey what’s out there every day, it’s been downright funny to see the media slinging everything they can come up with at Trump.  The desperation is palpable. The desperation is...

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Students’ Union at City University in bid to ban Sun, Express and Daily Mail from campus

Nov 21, 2016 by

by Dominic Ponsford, Press Gazette: The students’ union of City University in London last night passed a motion apparently seeking to ban The Sun, Daily Mail and Express newspaper titles from the campus. The motion was passed at the union’s annual general meeting. City University has one of the biggest journalism departments in the UK with a variety of post graduate and undergraduate journalism courses available. It is unclear what the impact of the motion will be as Press Gazette understands...

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