Week in Review

Six of the best Andrew Cadman: Northern powerlessness. The answer is cultural not economic rebirth Nick Wood: Liz Kendall is a relative unknown. But her call for profound change in Labour is right Laurence Hodge: The ascendancy...

Belinda Brown: Feminism sidelines men and adds huge costs to businesses and the State

(Dr Victoria Bateman is an Economic Historian and Fellow in Economics, Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge, and Fellow of the Legatum Institute, London who believes to be a capitalist you have to be a feminist) Victoria...
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Philippa Taylor: Latest research suggests a link between abortion and breast cancer  

‘The World Health Organization estimates that the annual death-toll of breast cancer will dramatically increase by more than 60 per cent during the next 20 years.’ This quote is taken from new research in the...
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Reader’s Comment of the Day: EU referendum is an establishment stitch-up

In response to Laurence Hodge: The ascendancy of the Right could be shipwrecked by Europe, Simonstephenson wrote: "And if the last election result has shown us nothing else, it has shown that voters can tell a...

Caroline Farrow: Supporters of gay marriage have fought dirty in the Irish referendum

The Republic of Ireland goes to the polls today in a referendum which asks the people whether or not marriage ought to be redefined as being between two people irrespective of their sex. If...

Kathy Gyngell: Steve Hilton is right. We do have a problem with big business....

Political gurus like David Cameron’s former adviser Steve Hilton claim Britain has got a problem with Big Business. He is right. We haven’t got any Big Business. This tiny fact seems to have escaped the...
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Mark Ellse: Here’s a maths puzzle. How to make exams harder but pass the...

Dear reader, assuming for the moment, that you know absolutely nothing about maths teaching and examining, may I ask a simple question? What would happen if pupils sitting GCSE maths were presented next year...
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Reader’s Comment of the Day: Disciplined National Service should be a rite of passage

In response to, Chris McGovern: Prince Harry is right. The young should give as well as take, David Lindsay wrote: You can die of drugs in a palace. Prince Harry has a point. But he ought to...

Mark Ellse: We cannot blame gays for undermining marriage. We are all responsible

Equality icing the cake - the last straw for traditional marriage? Where on earth does one start in analysing the judgement handed down by District Judge Isobel Brownlie that Ashers Baking Company unlawfully discriminated against Gareth Lee,...

Laurence Hodge: The ascendancy of the Right could be shipwrecked by Europe

With the Left withering, whither the Right? It’s becoming clear that the result of the general election before last was a waypoint in the nation’s political evolution. If the 2010 result seemed little more at...