Category Archives: Social conservatism

Social conservatism and Brexit

Giles Fraser at the School of Advanced Study, University of London November 2015

Giles Fraser 2015

I just came across a very enlightening exchange in the blogosphere.

In the blue corner is a contribution to the Brexit debate from Giles Fraser, who is apparently priest-in-charge at St Mary’s, Newington. He is a regular contributor on BBC Radio 4’s Thought for the Day and The Moral Maze. According to Wikipedia, he was ‘educated at a prep school, Hollingbury Court in Sussex, where he was beaten several times a week by the headmaster for minor misdemeanours’. This may or may not be relevant to the very enlightening exchange. Continue reading