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Reader’s Comment of the Day: The sooner Scotland quits the UK the better

In response to Nick Wood: The SNP surge heralds a constitutional nightmare, Kingbingo wrote: I’m sure I am not the only southerner who feels extremely overtaxed by a State that I get very little value...

Laura Perrins: Social mobility suffers when a surgeon won’t marry his secretary. The global...

Something has happened to the word ‘elite’. My understanding of the word is that it signifies excellence, expertise and skill. If I was having brain surgery I would be delighted if my surgeon belonged...

Kathy Gyngell: Election campaign secret No 1. Don’t mention what’s left of the family

Among the perils of a spring clean is discovering filing boxes of  press cuttings and articles you do not even remember saving in the first place. Some you wish you’d junked at the time. ...
Conservative Woman readers

Reader’s Comment of the Day: Cameron has alienated his core vote

In response to Nick Wood: Cameron will have to go much further to win back his ‘disgruntled Tories’, MickC wrote: Cameron could not manage to win against Brown in the last election. Cameron cannot win this...

Nick Wood: The SNP surge heralds a constitutional nightmare

Are we heading for a constitutional crisis? As things stand – and, of course, they may change – the most likely outcome of the election is a minority Labour government propped up on a...
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Deirdre Boyd: Colorado one year on. Legalisers’ theories have gone to pot

The most obvious characteristic of marijuana-legalisation campaigners – apart from billionaire interests on the scale of Big Tobacco – is that their lobbying and promises are based on theories not facts. Legalisers regularly use the...
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Reader’s Comment of the Day: Stop picking on decent parents trying to do the...

In response to Chris McGovern: We head for the ultimate totalitarian nightmare. Children shopping their parents, the baracus wrote: I would prefer if the powers that be get on with protecting vulnerable children from molestation by gangs...
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Laura Perrins: Premature declaration of female victory in the gender wars. Clinton, Sandberg and...

Update from the gender wars: women won. So says, Women After All: Sex, Evolution and the End of Male Supremacy by Melvin Konner (published by W W Norton, £16.99). Fabulous, I hear you say. No...

Kimberly Ross: Has Tea Party darling Ted Cruz got the breadth to be the...

Only one Republican has officially announced as a presidential candidate for 2016, and American conservatives are already quite divided. Ted Cruz declared his intentions on March 23, and so begins what will be a...

Chris McGovern: We head for the ultimate totalitarian nightmare. Children shopping their parents

Be careful what computer games are on your screen in the family home! If it is a game classified as 18+ and there are children around, you could be reported by your child’s school...