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Why we should work in prisons

Why we should work in prisons

Why have all the pleasures of slowness disappeared? Where have they gone, the amblers of yesteryear, dreamers, idlers…

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Hope in uncertain times

Hope in uncertain times

What are we supposed to make of the shambles that is Brexit? How do we stop ourselves falling…

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Enlightening reading

Enlightening reading

The Birth of the Modern Ethan H Shagan Princeton, hb, £27.00   In this stimulating and intellectually wide-ranging…

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You are on your own

You are on your own

Anglican Life Church Urban Fund The most significant social issue according to a recent survey of clergy is…

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The central Brexit issue

The central Brexit issue

The Brexit debate has been obsessively British. It is all about what will happen to us, what benefits…