Kathy Gyngell

Kathy Gyngell

Kathy is Co-Editor of The Conservative Woman

All posts by Kathy Gyngell

Kathy Gyngell: The ludicrous logic of chip-on-the-shoulder politics

He was a man with a chip on his shoulder. Everyone seemed in a conspiracy to slight or injure him.’ There is nothing new about people having chips on their shoulders. It’s a human condition described so well by Somerset Maugham in his 1930s travelogue The Gentleman in the Parlour. Who would have thought that […]

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Kathy Gyngell: How the Left have stolen the foundations of life from children

Clearing up the mess the Left left: that really should have been the title of the Sunday Morning Live (45 minutes in) discussion I was invited to take part in last weekend. One of my co-editor’s many skills is to turn a phrase and nail a point. Laura did it again discussing it with me […]

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Kathy Gyngell: Has the West forgotten how to give birth?

In the same week that Natasha Pearlman shared her excruciating account of modern-day childbirth torture at the hands of the NHS, the retiring chief of the Royal College of Midwives conceded that the ‘normal birth’ campaign, in today’s consumer-oriented culture, had given the wrong idea that there is a right (natural childbirth) or a wrong […]

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Kathy Gyngell: The barmy logic behind Lammy’s claims of black ‘injustice’

In his recently published review into the treatment of black, Asian and ethnic minority (BAME) people in the criminal justice system, Labour MP David Lammy tells us that their trust in the CJS is low. This contrasts with the fact that most people say they are ‘confident’ the system is fair, though black and mixed […]

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Kathy Gyngell: Boris or the Mogg for PM? It’s a no-brainer

‘One more fumble and May is finished’, the Sunday Telegraph’s headline read. Fumble or not, and whatever protestations of loyalty her Cabinet colleagues make, none seriously believes that Theresa May can lead the Conservative Party into the next election in 2022. Nor dare she call an early election, not after the humiliating revelation of Lynton […]

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Leftie Lunacy: Students go bananas

Ryan Swanson, a student at the University of Mississippi, likes a banana. After eating one while attending a Greek Life event at the university, he unfortunately couldn’t find a bin. Being a conscientious chap, rather than leave the peel on the ground he put it in a tree. This was later spotted by Makala McNeil, […]

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