CLAMOROUS VOICE

stage, spires, and Shakespeare

Provided in the comments to my previous post, “Born This Way” and the Sanctity of (all) Marriage was a link to the following petition: Petition to allow Anglican clergy to bless civil partnerships in church. In December 2011, it became legally possible for civil partnerships to be blessed in houses of worship. Currently, Anglican clergy …

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I’ve followed the Arts Council England cuts today with deep sadness and anger. Our society – not the Big Society, but the place(s) we really live – is under threat, and in this time of economic attack from our coalition overlords, the arts’ position is especially contested. There are lots of issues here, most of …

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This was posted on facebook, and linked by a fellow Orielensis, Richard Jones. It’s both comprehensive and lucid (unlike some of the TV reports, which I’ve been struggling to follow). The author is Paul Atkinson (seen left). I hope it offers information and reassurance; I’d also be interested to hear alternative views. By Paul Atkinson …

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