At the General Synod, the Bishop of York, has, allegedly, just likened the Equality Act to the Abortion Act - and not as a positive comparison. This follows on from his recent assertion that women couldn't raise children on their own.
Sentamu was once the darling token black man of the political left and was always being called on to make white people feel guilty about the racism of a few fascist, London chavs. Like so many from his ethnic background he has revealed himself to be, in too many ways, more bigoted, tribalistic and unenlightened than even a member of the BNP would be comfortable with. Unfortunately, as in the case of the Californian vote on same sex marriage, his (self) righteous conservatism does more harm to the race equality cause than every far right activist joined together could ever hope to achieve.