I see you and me as pilgrims in a beautiful, intriguing and often perplexing world. We have inherited political, cultural, social and religious stories. How are we to make sense of them? You have a unique story to tell – a unique perspective from which to view the world. You are invited to tell your story and to share your insights at this website. I think of myself as a pilgrim in pursuit of goodness, truth, beauty and genuine insight. I hope you will engage in the discussion of my blog, books, features and articles – especially if you are on a similar pilgrimage.
"With warmth, perception and sympathy, Roger Steer describes the life long journey of John Stott."
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Dear Sirs, We run some of the leading businesses in the UK. We believe this Conservative-led Government has been good for business and has pursued policies which have supported investment and job creation. David Cameron and George Osborne’s flagship...Continue reading this entry →
£3,028: Labour’s tax rise for every working household Ed Miliband and Ed Balls have committed the Labour Party to £30 billion of structural fiscal consolidation by 2017-18. The Institute for Fiscal Studies and the Office for Budget Responsibility say that...Continue reading this entry →
Labour are in chaos on tuition fees. Their new policy on tuition fees has already unravelled, and has been roundly criticised by experts for: 1. Benefitting the wealthiest graduates the most Labour’s policy will benefit wealthier graduates the most. As the Institute for...Continue reading this entry →
Sheila and I are to see Anna Karenina at the Exeter Picture House this Friday. We wonder how close to the book the film will stick. For example on p 54 of the Penguin Classic edition of the book, Tolstoy says that Levin has 'scowling eyebrows'. How scowling are...Continue reading this entry →