It is dawning on them that they may have underestimated him. Hence the newly hysterical note in their denunciations.
“Perhaps Clooney doesn’t realise there is a difference between pretending to be an elected representative of the people and being one.”
My 2016 wish: a vow of silence from our pompous, hypocritical, self-obsessed political celebrities.
This covers the expression of views, proselytisation (both for faiths and atheistic views), and a robust protection of the freedom to convert, both at home and abroad.
In an open letter to David Cameron, Sebastian Coe and others, Stephen Fry has called for a “absolute ban on the Russian Winter Olympics of 2014”. His argument is that by turning a blind eye to the persecution of homosexuals in Russia, the Olympic movement would be repeating the mistakes of 1936: “The Olympic movement […]