Religious Bullies

Last week the The Wiltshire Times reported that Forty Sikh militants locked themselves in the Kembrey Street temple in Swindon to stop a Sikh woman marrying a Christian man of West African background. They locked the doors and gates of the Gurdwara, near Kembrey Park, before leaving more than six hours later. During that time they ate the wedding breakfast and allegedly threatened to kill the caterers if they didn’t leave. This ended with the couple bowing to this intimidating pressure and removing the religious element of their wedding so the ceremony could go ahead. Continue reading

What are you doing, pro-choice allies?!

I’ve just read a really interesting blog post by Jen McCreight in which she Live-blogged a talk by Abby Johnson called ‘do women have too many rights?’ at the University of Washington, sponsored by Students for Life of America and the Catholic Newman Center. Throughout the talk Johnson promoted nonsense ideas that Jen touches upon in her blog post, however the main theme throughout the post is about how pro-choice protesters were disruptive throughout the talk. Continue reading

Conversations with a London pro-lifer

Their aim is an end to abortion throughout the UK and they plan to make this happen through peaceful prayer. Their name is ’40 Days For Life- London’ and their next campaign is kicking off in a weeks time in London. Continue reading