Ben Deaner
Born in Leeds in 1991, currently lives in London. Studied politics and economics at Oxford University. Writes for various things, mostly about politics.

Blog Entries by Ben Deaner

Lord Carey, I Too Am Sick of Not Getting My Way All the Time

(10) Comments | Posted 3 April 2013 | (00:00)

Those of you who have ever read this blog before might be surprised to learn that I have recently caught that highly infectious and occasionally venereal bug that is religion fever. You see, shortly after writing my previous blog post I decided to convert to the ancient Aztec practise of...

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Oppose Christian Marriage: A Take on the Opposition to Equal Marriage Rights

(22) Comments | Posted 14 December 2012 | (17:42)

Right. I'm just going to say it. It's a view that will make me very unpopular but well... I just don't believe Christians should be allowed to marry. That's right, you heard me. I believe marriage is defined as being between one non-Christian man and one non-Christian woman, or another...

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How Oldfield and the Press Perpetuate Oxbridge Elitism

(0) Comments | Posted 28 October 2012 | (23:00)

At the close of last week Trenton Oldfield, the man who dived into the Thames and disrupted the Oxford-Cambridge boat race, was sentenced to six months imprisonment for causing a public nuisance. At Oxford (my own university) this news was met mostly with celebration. However, this is a sad verdict...

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