Dr Campbell Campbell-Jack

Dr Campbell Campbell-Jack

Campbell is a retired Presbyterian minister who lives in Stirlingshire and blogs at A Grain of Sand where he looks at the Church and the world and wonders where it all went wrong.

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Dr Campbell Campbell-Jack: Civilisation would die without cultural appropriation

Admittedly it is a crowded field but cultural appropriation is probably the most bat guano crazy, insane nonsense yet perpetrated by the snowflake generation. This matters to Christians because Christians are big time cultural appropriators. We have done much more than pinch a few pagan festivals and Christianise them. The apostle Paul may have been […]

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Dr Campbell Campbell-Jack: The Right On Trendy Party deserves your vote

Don’t be a xenophobic, homophobic, bigoted, transgender hating, Islamophobic fascist. Vote ROT. ROT, the party supported by all good, decent, caring, honest people. Women Yes, you can have everything, self-fulfilment for women is not an option – it is an obligation. Only deeply ingrained diseased patriarchal prejudice insists the gender pay gap can only be […]

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Dr Campbell Campbell-Jack: Labour will build Venezuela in England’s green and pleasant land

Scene: A sub-basement deep in Labour Party HQ, London. Cast: Chairperson, Comrade 1, Comrade 2. Dress: 70s chic, kipper ties, flares and shoulder pads. Those bipeds self-identifying as women have big hair and any men Weetabix comb overs a la Scargill. **** CHAIRPERSON: I call this meeting to order. Comrades Corbyn, McDonnell, Abbott and McCluskey […]

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Dr Campbell Campbell-Jack: Turner prize mirrors prejudices of the liberal elite

The Turner Prize rolls around again. Every other year, in an attempt to bring civilisation to the hinterland, an exhibition of the work of the short-listed artists ventures outside London. This year’s exhibition will be in UK’s city of culture, Hull. The prize is awarded to a British-based artist for an outstanding exhibition or other […]

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Dr Campbell Campbell-Jack: Not a single registered Republican in the White House press corps

Simultaneous events last week epitomised the ever increasing chasm in Western society. On the same night, we were treated to the spectacle of the White House Correspondents Association Dinner and Donald Trump addressing a crowd at Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Normally the WHCA dinner would see a room filled with well-heeled and influential celebrities clad in dinner […]

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Dr Campbell Campbell-Jack: Jane Austen is the real power behind the Trump throne

There are certain authors whom it is worth reading simply for the clarity of their writing. The supreme exponents of clear English in the 20th century were probably George Orwell and PG Wodehouse. Unlike many literary figures, they actually wrote in order to be comprehended and not just to gain a reputation for literary brilliance. […]

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