Thursday, November 21, 2019

Kathy Gyngell: Kirstie Allsopp is off location with her whacky advice to young women

In an affecting interview with The Daily Telegraph, the rather confused TV presenter Kirstie Allsopp tells women to shun university, buy a flat, get...

Laura Perrins: Dave is deluded if he thinks Merkel will save his skin

You have been a member of a golf club for forty years, and being sick of its pompous rules, you decide to ask the...

Chris McGovern: Ofsted is part of the problem, not the solution

Reform of Ofsted is in the pipeline. Currently, only around 300 inspectors work  for Ofsted. The other 3000 work for three private companies that...

Holly’s Letter from America: One-earner families are financially more resilient 

Recently, two seemingly unrelated events took place.  In late April, Democratic U. S. Senator Elizabeth Warren published her memoirs, A Fighting Chance.  On 3 May,...

Kathy Gyngell: Britain’s fat girl crisis – is feminism to blame?

Last week we learnt that more girls under the age of 20 are overweight or obese in the UK than anywhere else in Western...

Laura Perrins and Leslie Loftis: Feminists lose the plot as they condemn all men over Santa Barbara slayings

A deranged young man in Santa Barbara, California from a broken home with a serious mental health condition goes on a rampage, stabbing three...

Kathy Gyngell: Drug taxes would never cover their human cost

Prostitution and the drugs trade are set to boost our GDP by £10 billion, according to our increasingly whacky and some say unreliable Office...

Laura Perrins: Ukip’s triumph is complete. The arrogant broadsheet columnists have been confounded

Do you hear that flapping sound? It is from the broadsheets columnists still at a loss as to why Ukip did so well in...

Jill Kirby: Fury over greenfield development also fuels Farage’s People’s Army

As commentators attempt to digest and explain the phenomenal electoral success of Nigel Farage's Ukip, one thing is clear. Support for this insurgent party...

Laura Keynes: Beware celebs bearing sob stories about assisted suicide

I bet you’ve never heard of Michael Cubiss. You’ll have heard of Tony Nicklinson though, the man suffering locked-in syndrome who fought a battle...