Day: January 28, 2016

The Guardian: Royal commission hears Anglican clergy ‘shared secret understanding of attraction to boys’

The Guardian: Royal commission hears Anglican clergy ‘shared secret understanding of attraction to boys’

Working as an assistant priest, Daniels had counselling at the instruction of the then bishop, Robert Davies, and was told to amend his behaviour. He was allowed to keep working and was later promoted to roles including a position as head of the General Synod Youth Commission.

St. George’s school culture – bullying, rules, silence, discretion: RI Public Radio

St. George’s school culture – bullying, rules, silence, discretion: RI Public Radio

“It’s an elite environment” … “You’re talking about probably the most spectacular campus in the whole country for a private school. Not everyone gets to go to a school like that.” – An alum from the 1970s

Religion & the 2016 race for president – Pew Research report

Religion & the 2016 race for president – Pew Research report

Indeed, in the eyes of the public, being a nonbeliever remains a bigger drawback than having had an extramarital affair (37% say they would be less likely to support a candidate who had been unfaithful), having had personal financial troubles (41% say they would be less likely to support a candidate who had had financial struggles) – Pew Research