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No separation of church and state, please; we're British
No separation of church and state, please; we're British

“It’s worse in England” is a comment I find myself making fairly often, usually when a fellow American journalist complains about restrictions on the press imposed by the Obama administration or a federal court. But I’d make the same observation to Catholics, evangelicals and others who claim that religious freedom is under siege in this country (a sentiment that has abated a bit with the Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby decision). Even American politicians who condemn the Hobby Lobby decision take pains to make clear that they don’t want to meddle in the internal policies of churches and other purely religious institutions. There has been relatively little...

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