Category Archives: Religion and Politics

  1. Theresa May’s Festive Brexit: Christmas Means Christmas

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    December 5, 2016 by Harnessing Chaos

    Theresa May has continued the standard route of the mainstream politician by authorising her politics vaguely in Christianity and God. …
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  2. Identity Politics and the Contemporary English Left II: Class War and/in Rojava

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    December 2, 2016 by Harnessing Chaos

    This continues some notes on my research on contemporary English politics (Left, Right, Centre) and their use of ‘religion’, ‘the …
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  3. Bible and Critical Theory latest edition: free and online

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    November 15, 2016 by Harnessing Chaos

    The latest BCT is out and it is free, open access, and online (PDFs here.). “Manufacturing Dissent: Reflections on a …
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  4. Blanton, Paul, and the Anarchists 

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    November 1, 2016 by Harnessing Chaos

    Exclusive to YouTube and this blog is a lecture by Ward Blanton (University of Kent), “Paul, Apostle of the Anarchists: …
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  5. This Past Week in the Political Bible: Giles Fraser, Jeremy Corbyn, Class War, and Pentecostalism

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    October 4, 2016 by Harnessing Chaos

    This past week a number of examples of the Radical Bible (i.e. the Bible roughly equated with, or having some …
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  6. Dennis Skinner’s Radical Bible

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    September 8, 2016 by Harnessing Chaos

    Dennis Skinner is, like Corbyn, one of the few figures from the old Labour Left to survive the Blair-Brown years. …
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  7. Open Access Study on Brexit Barrow: A Summary

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    August 31, 2016 by Harnessing Chaos

    A new study of a ‘northern Brexit town’, covering attitudes towards politicians, Britishness/Englishness, class, religion, and the Bible is available …
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