All Blog Posts Tagged 'Leveson' (5)

Questions, questions and more questions - Nick Baines's blog - Musings of a restless bishop

I have not had time to post on all the myriad of things going on in the world. I am writing this on the train back from London before heading off to lecture and preach at the Friedrich Schiller University in Jena tomorrow (after a 3.30am wake up).

But, these are the questions I would ask…

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One week on… - Nick Baines's blog - Musings of a restless bishop

One week on from the General Synod's vote on women bishops and the story has fallen off the radar of most of the media. The sound and fury has moved on – for the time being, at least – to the next batch of 'stories'.…

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Prescience - Nick Baines's blog - Musings of a restless bishop

Just in case we think the matters being addressed by Lord Leveson are original or uniquely British, I have just dug out Heinrich Böll‘s scathing attack on (what we refer to as) ‘tabloid’ excesses in…

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More meejah matters - Nick Baines's blog - Musings of a restless bishop

Three stories penetrate the work-ridden last few days.

Yesterday Trevor Kavanagh, associate editor and former political editor of the Sun had the nerve…

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Added by Guest Blogs on February 15, 2012 at 10:11 — 1 Comment

Popular opinion (and other stuff I missed) - Nick Baines's blog - Musings of a restless bishop

Just got back from a great trip to our link diocese in the USA – Southwestern Virginia – and trying to pick up what has been going on while I was away. Both the BBC and the Guardian websites were re-shaped into US sites while I was over there, so some domestic news seemed to slip by.

So,…

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