Comment

Columnists and commentators focus a Christian lens on the news stories of the day. Comment is one of four key themes covered by Seen & Unseen.

Article
  1. Belief
A man sits and speaks, against a background of a bookcase.
You can’t rejoice in its collapse and like its cultural inheritance too.
5min read
Article
  1. Comment
  2. Easter
A family look at the concrete shell and remains of a bombed building.
Violence begets violence in a zero sum world.
7min read
Article
  1. Comment
  2. Easter
Preisdent Putin stands behind a lectern with a gold door and Russian flag behind him.
The high stakes of Easter can confront the natural order.
3min read
Article
  1. Culture
A woman stand in front of a large video screen displaying the Space Invaders title, hold her hands out in front of her.
When video games turn play into work, we need to play without fear of consequences.
4min read
Article
  1. Comment
A parade particpant dressed as a bishop in green vestments with a false beard walks down a street.
How did the cultural icon win the hearts of the people that enslaved him?
3min read
Essay
  1. Comment
A woman looks down slightly, smiling.
An anniversary of anguish deserves the miracle of our attention.
5min read
Article
  1. Comment
  2. Politics
A winning candidate at an election address the audience from a lectern while the loosing candidates look on
We shouldn’t give politicians bloody noses over insurmountable single issues.
6min read
Article
  1. Comment
  2. Politics
A TV roundtable discussion with five people against a backdrop of Parliament.
They need to be mindful of something else baked into our institutions.
4min read
Article
  1. Comment
  2. Freedom of Belief
A large, modern cubiod building with a series of thin external pillars is seen from low down against a sunny blue sky
Religious tolerance amid the skyscrapers.
7min read
Article
  1. Comment
  2. Mental Health
a young man looks pensive as he answers a questuon while sitting in a fancy room.
A public health campaign asks influencers if they are lonely.
5min read
Article
  1. Comment
  2. Politics
A young woman in a blue suit stands at a wooden box in a parliamentary debating chamber looking upward while speaking.
In politics, the struggle between our reason and desire is a fair fight.
5min read
Article
  1. Comment
  2. Freedom of Belief
A burnt out motor cycle and car stand amid charred debris in a dusty compound.
Why the West averts its gaze from anti-Christian violence there.
4min read