2016: A year of surprises, tragedy and hope

As 2016 draws to a close, Crosslight looks back on the biggest stories from this year. On the political front, 2016 was a tumultuous year with plenty of shocks and surprises.

Tell me what I want hear

Friday Forum Your views on the news You can’t always believe what you read, the old saying goes but in the modern world it might be more accurate to say many only read what they want to believe.

Does power trump real Christianity?

FRIDAY FORUM YOUR VIEWS ON THE NEWS DEB BENNETT “Trump preached xenophobia, racism, sexism, Islamophobia, homophobia, and more, and the white evangelical base said ‘Amen.’.

Trembling at Trump’s triumph

Friday Forum Your views on the news As billionaire property developer Donald Trump continues to bully and bluster his way towards the Republican presidential nomination in the United States, many are left scratching thei

Gambling on Trump

Friday Forum Your views on the news The upcoming presidential race in the United States has shone a light on the problem of money in politics.