The last couple of weeks have been really tough. The issue of the niqab has affected me in ways I wasn’t expecting. It’s triggered all sorts of emotions in me. I think we’ve passed some kind of threshold.
Your beliefs are silly but mine aren’t. Ner ner ner-ner ner.
Freedom of conscience isn’t for everyone, and gender equality is a “fashion”.
If faith schools are such a wonderful idea, let’s apply the principles elsewhere.
How to solve a problem like marginalisation? Easy. More marginalisation.
Should these be treated any differently?
Regular readers of this blog may be familiar with some of these arguments from previous articles, but I thought it would be helpful (for myself and others) to have these set out conveniently in one article in the context of faith schools.
I don’t always agree with Nick, but I do sometimes feel sorry for him.