Tuesday 6 December 2016

Victimhood is the new tyranny and cry-bullies are its warriors

Published 16/08/2016 | 02:30

Evangelical Christian preacher Angus Buchan is the equivalent of a rock star on the Bible circuit and believes 'homosexuality is against the word of God'
Evangelical Christian preacher Angus Buchan is the equivalent of a rock star on the Bible circuit and believes 'homosexuality is against the word of God'

In any culture where new rights and old values exist in a state of uneasy truce, there will always be the odd skirmish. The latest skirmish to hit these shores is very odd indeed, but is just the latest collision between the right to self-expression on the one hand and the right to never be offended on the other.

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For those of you unaware of the evangelical Christian preaching circuit, Angus Buchan is the equivalent of a rock star.

The former Zambian farmer moved to South Africa to escape the unrest in his own country and he is, like most evangelical Christian preachers, rather opposed to homosexuality.

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