Entries by Max Wind-Cowie from 05/2012

Who Will Stand Up to the Hetero-Phobes?

| Posted 05.14.2012 | UK Politics

The gay-rights brigade have allowed their quest for gay marriage to tip over into active hetero-phobia. If they don't snap out of it, they'll even lose the support of gay people like me.

Put Melanie Phillips in Charge of Equality and Human Rights

| Posted 05.17.2012 | UK Politics

Boris Johnson provoked both glee and outrage when he wrote, in his regular Telegraph column, that the next Director General of the BBC should be a Tory. "Imagine", opined Alastair Campbell "if we had said what Boris said". The difference, of course, is that a Labour politician would never say it. They just did it.

God Bless Richard Dawkins

| Posted 05.20.2012 | UK Politics

I am not a fan of Professor Richard Dawkins. His simplistic, superficial and zealous attitude to faith is unbearably smug. His certainty in his own, eternal rectitude is not only obnoxious but betrays his sketchy commitment to the very skepticism he demands of others.