1. Conference 2017: The Bible in Politics

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    February 9, 2017 by Harnessing Chaos

    The next conference to be hosted by the Centre for the Social-Scientific Study of the Bible, St Mary’s University is… …
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  2. Jesus: Judeo-Bolshevik (Worker’s Spatula)

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    January 16, 2017 by Harnessing Chaos

    Worker’s Spatula have the best blog post on the historical Jesus in some time. It’s called: Jesus: Judeo-Bolshevik.

  3. Political Christmas, 2016: This is the End

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    December 24, 2016 by Harnessing Chaos

    After years of repetitive and predictable Christmas political messages in English political discourse, 2016 appears to be different and marked …
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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. Identity Politics and the Contemporary English Left I: Corbyn and the Labour Party

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    November 29, 2016 by Harnessing Chaos

    In a recent blog post, Marika Rose provides a particularly helpful and (for me, at least) agreeable summary of some …
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  7. 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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