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Bishops are symbols of religious privilege and discrimination. There is no place for them in a reformed House of Lords

Copson, Andrew (2011) Bishops are symbols of religious privilege and discrimination. There is no place for them in a reformed House of Lords. British Politics and Policy at LSE (18 Jul 2011) Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Andrew Copson argues that Anglican Bishops should not have an automatic right to sit in Parliament. Their presence in the House of Lords undermines equality and religious diversity and unjustifiably promotes them as guardians of ethical expertise.

Item Type: Website (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/
Additional Information: © 2011 the author
Library of Congress subject classification: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BL Religion
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Sets: Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Rights: http://www.lse.ac.uk/library/usingTheLibrary/academicSupport/OA/depositYourResearch.aspx
Date Deposited: 23 Aug 2011 08:43
URL: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/37965/

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