Next SitP

For March 31st we have a slightly different format: An EU Debate. This one will be fun. Come along and see if they can change your mind. #WinSitP

Next Social Event

The next Round Table is on the 9th of March. See you at The Bishop on the Bridge in Winchester for some good food and great conversation. #WinSotRT

SitP Photos

Ban the Niqab?


Why do I hear so many lily-livered skeptic men wittering on about ‘free choice’ as if the vast majority of women in the damned hot, blinding, uncomfortable things have actually made a free choice.

What’s it really like? Here’s a glimpse.

I’m sure most of us would ‘choose’ to wear ‘appropriate’ dress, as […]

Bonkers Bishops Fight Against Reality (again)

I don’t suppose there’s any hope for these people when they seem so hell-bent on denying the reality that slaps the people of Africa in the face every day. What is that reality ? That reality is AIDS and the thousands of people it kills and infects every year in the third world. The millions […]

Animal Cruelty in the Name of Religion

New studies investigating the question of whether animals feel pain when slaughtered in accordance with Muslim and Jewish religious law show that calves do appear to feel pain for up to two minutes after their throat is cut.