Monday, November 18, 2019

Harry Benson: Don’t be fooled by Gwyneth Paltrow

“We love each other very much … we are and always will be a family … in many ways we are closer than we...

Laura Perrins: Weaning Matthew

My son Matthew has a will of iron. Of iron. For the last few weeks I have attempted to wean my soon to be...

Sharon James: Smacking is banned in the Swedish utopia. And how the children suffer

Sweden has a reputation for being something of a utopia, with low rates of child poverty and infant mortality, long life expectancy, high levels...

Gerardine Stockford: Explicit sex and the F-word 218 times over. Welcome to the GCSE teen drama class

In November my daughter returned home from school and told me that a play her class had acted in GCSE drama had a lot...

Kathy Gyngell: The State gets hysterical about paedophiles – then lets under-age girls stockpile morning-after pills

The values of personal responsibility, family stability and parental authority are essential parts of the glue that should hold our society together. But tragically...

Caroline Farrow: Even in death the unborn child is accorded no respect

A documentary on Monday by Channel 4‘s Dispatches revealed that ten NHS trusts have admitted to burning the remains of unborn babies as ‘clinical...

Philippa Taylor: What is NICE doing promoting underage sex?

The new guidance from NICE recommending the Government provide free morning after pills and other contraceptives to be readily accessible to school girls, including...

Norman Wells: The NICE guidance could prove very nasty

One of the key ways in which the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) sets out to fulfil its remit to improve health...

Laura Perrins: Stockpiling the morning-after Pill breaks the law

A GP who issues the morning after Pill to a girl under the age of 16 to ‘stockpile’ will be acting illegally. But Guidance from NICE for...

Calvina Fay: Why we must say no to drug legalisation

Last week in Vienna the United Nations hosted the 2014 Commission on Narcotic Drugs. This annual review of the world’s drug problem may not...