Page 8, 19th February 1937

19th February 1937
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The Rearmament Loan

Should rearmament be financed by taxation alone or largely by borrow ing? This is probably the most generally disputed aspect of rearmament in home politics. For the purpose of......

English Martyrs Altar For Madrid

On page one there will be found an appeal to the readers of the Catholic Herald to subscribe irso for the purpose of erecting an altar to the English Martyrs in Madrid as soon......

A Gift To Beware Of

On the day. on which the Reich Minister for Church affairs had been expected to end the deadlock between the " German Christian " and the Confessional groups in the Protestant......

The Alternative To Hitler

We do not know that this sudden move has these sinister motives or even that it represents a thought-out policy of any kind. We only put in a caution in view of Hitler's past......

The Anglican Visit

We scarcely know what to make of the report of the Anglican clergymen who visited Red Spain and stated. that in a country where the churches were secularised and closed down,......

The End Of Another Fable

"All these stories being shown to be false, we hope it will now be believed that there is no truth in all these allegations of a persecution of our reformed faith by the Spanish......

Atrocities And Atrocities

Granting that the Nationalists have at times behaved badly—and we arc not yet satisfied that this is so—a distinction, even so, would have to be drawn between the nature of the......

Children And Women In The Factory Bill?

A good point was made in the second reading debate on the Factory Bill, when two members urged the inclusion of provision for annual holidays with pay. Mr. Denman, National......

" The King's Friends "

The debates on the Regency Bill have not done good service to the monarchy. We are not referring to the attacks of the Left wing extremists, but to the arguments of the......

A Committee On The Birthrate

The Government have undertaken to set up a Departmental Committee to inquire into the falling birth-rate and make recom mendations. Its spokesman gave figures showing that in......

Having It All Ways

How arbitrary and self-contradictory these ideals may be is shown by the reasons given for artificial birth-control in Sweden, where about half the households have only one......

Things New And Old

Hensley Dunelm. Quotes Scripture By a Correspondent Dr. Hensley Henson, Bishop of Durham, has in his time displayed most shades of Anglicanism • — Evangelical, Modernist,......

In A Few Words

A Visit to Ireland tr HE journalist is so used to participat ing and laying down the law on second-hand knowledge that when he gets a chance of seeing things for himself he is......

Recent Remarks

Wise and Otherwise " The only historical characters that they (the Nazis) have ever heard of are the ones that never existed like Odin."—Christopher Hollis. "In politics one is......