Pagan Stone Circle Destroyed: Hate Crime or Mere Vandalism?

Yesterday several British papers reported that a stone circle on Trinity Saint David University grounds in South Wales was damaged "beyond repair." The circle had been used for years by the university's Pagan Society, who called the destruction "heart-breaking". The question now: Was it a religiously motivated attack, or simple vandalism? According to the BBC, University officials are not treating this as a hate crime.Cen Powell, executive head of estates and facilities at University of Wales: Trinity Saint David, said: "We are aware of the situation regarding the damage caused to the site and are working with the Students' Union to assess our options. [...] "There is no reason to b … [Read more...]


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