Tag Archives: Jeremy Corbyn

  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. Corbyn: The New Puritan?

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    July 15, 2016 by Harnessing Chaos

    Sects and Broad Churches Part of my interests in the history of modern English political discourses and constructions of what …
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  4. The Death and Resurrection of the Radical Jesus, from Life of Brian to Jeremy Corbyn

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    March 25, 2016 by Harnessing Chaos

    From Culture Matters: “The Death and Resurrection of the Radical Jesus, from Life of Brian to Jeremy Corbyn” If you …
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  5. The Jeremy Corbyn Colouring Bible

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    January 24, 2016 by Harnessing Chaos

    James Nunn, The Corbyn Colouring Book (Old Street Publishing, 2015) Featuring Bible-ish scenes/famous paintings like this: And Corbyn as Moses: …
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  6. Is the Left a Religion, a Broad Church or Stalinist?

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    January 22, 2016 by Harnessing Chaos

    In a Guardian article, Martin Kettle reflects on David Aaronovitch’s recent book about his Communist upbringing and his claim that …
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  7. Hilary Benn’s Good Samaritan

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    December 3, 2015 by Harnessing Chaos

    Hilary Benn’s speech in favour of bombing Syria has been getting the sort of predictable positive responses from the media …
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  8. Is Barrow Bringing the Radical Bible Back into Parliament? On Cat Smith, MP

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    November 13, 2015 by Harnessing Chaos

    In previous posts (e.g. here) I noticed that with the emergence of Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader there has been …
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  9. Context Presumably Isn’t Everything: Misrepresenting Corbyn in Barrow

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    September 17, 2015 by Harnessing Chaos

    Jeremy Corbyn is significant in a place like Barrow-in-Furness for more than the usual reasons. Trident submarines are built in …
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  10. Jeremy Corbyn and the Radical Bible

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    September 15, 2015 by Harnessing Chaos

    In Harnessing Chaos: The Bible in English Political Discourse since 1968, I argued that the Thatcher-Blair understanding of the Bible/Religion/Christianity—a …
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