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Monday, September 21, 2020
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Laura Keynes: Humourless leftie feminists moaning about World Cup leaves me cold

Laurie Penny has written a spectacularly humourless piece for the New Statesman on why she won’t be watching the World Cup. Apparently “the left...

Laura Perrins: George Osborne destroys his own marriage tax allowance

It is well known that George Osborne hates the marriage transferrable tax allowance. So it comes as little surprise that he trying to undermine...

Chris McGovern: Gove’s adviser is right to blow the whistle on sloppy school standards

Michael Gove’s ‘confidante’, Dominic Cummings, is much in the news. Having resigned the formal position as ‘special adviser’ to the Education Secretary he is...

Nick Wood: Margaret Thatcher. A warrior for peace

Encounters with Margaret Thatcher were always daunting affairs. So, as a political correspondent with The Times, it was with some trepidation that I approached...

Kathy Gyngell: The folly of using a teen drug death to generalise for legalisation

I cannot decide who is the more foolish, poor Anne Marie Cockburn or the pontificating Camilla Cavendish of The Sunday Times? "Martha wanted to get...

Laura Perrins: Extended paternity leave. The Left’s latest bid to subvert the family

The socialist think-tank the IPPR wants to give fathers four weeks paternity leave instead of the current two weeks. They will not be funding...

Chris McGovern: Teach Magna Carta? It is not even compulsory in schools

In the wake of the Trojan Horse affair the Prime Minister has ordered immediate action to promote “British Values” in our schools. Teaching children...

Laura Perrins: Why we should not abolish faith schools

So it is alleged that the World Cup to be held in Qatar was secured through corruption and FIFA was complicit in it. Obviously,...

Holly’s Letter from America: Memo to Hillary. Merit trumps gender

Hillary Clinton has stated that she has not decided whether she is running for the US presidency. Yet, with the publication this week of...

Jill Kirby: Abolish child poverty? Not with Labour’s banal formula

The last Labour government laid a series of policy landmines, primed to explode under its successor in Downing Street. They were designed to portray...