"I think I'm a conservative, but I've noticed I get more
left-wing as I get older."
The political columnist and pamphleteer Peter
Oborne has carved a reputation as a right-wing
commentator, but some of his opinions still surprise. Third
Way tried to work him out at the offices of Theos in
In the marking of the WW1 centenary, many will pay tribute to
those who fought and died in combat. Symon Hill
believes it's also time to honour the bravery of the pacifists
punished for refusing to take up arms in the first place.
Despite overwhelming evidence of our effect on the environment,
humanity seems stubbornly in denial about climate change.
Bruce Stanley finds out how faith groups carry a
blueprint for more effective activism.
A combination of unthinking busyness and well-worn habit can
make it feel as if we are sleepwalking through life. That's why, as
Judy Hirst discovers, it sometimes takes an
unexpected or even painful surprise to wake us up.