Nick Alford

In defence of optimism

With the first step in the government's roadmap out of lockdown happening as children went back to schools this week, Nick Alford discusses why we should remain optimistic about the future while being cautiously aware of the present.
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Posted Mar. 11, 2021

Breaking a bad habit: the Catholic Church and LGBTQ+ rights

Director Evgeny Afineevsky’s latest film, ‘Francesco’, is about Pope Francis. It premiered at the Rome film festival in October 2020 and included an interview with the bishop of Rome himself. At some point during this interview, the pope said something extraordinary. Finally, after all these years, the Catholic Church would...
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Posted Dec. 12, 2020