Illiberal, censorious and ugly: the modern left will drive you to drink

Once upon a time, the causes of tolerance and diversity meant throwing off the yoke of old prejudices and being open to new ideas and different opinions.

Nowadays, those who preach diversity have less in common with their progressive forebears than the puritans they used to pit themselves against.

The imbroglio surrounding the now infamous Bible Society video featuring a few close ups of Coopers Premium Light Beer exposes the ugly authoritarianism behind many who pay lip service to toleration while waving a rainbow flag.