Kathy Gyngell: Humphrys’s BBC mindset blinds him to an end to Greece’s torment

What’s the difference between John Humphrys and Charles Moore? Apart from the fact that one broadcasts for the BBC and the other writes for The Daily Telegraph. They are both in their own ways amongst the...

Nick Wood: School inspectors turn Trojan Horse into a vehicle for destroying traditional values

There was a time when school inspectors were austere characters in dark suits, sober ties, short haircuts and squeaky, highly polished shoes. They were known as HMI (Her Majesty’s Inspectors of Schools) and many...
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Reader’s Comment of the Day: The serfs are the poor mothers corralled into a...

In response to "Kathy Gyngell: The party of the family kills off the family to please a few posh feminists", Mrs No Good Boyo wrote: So I'm a poor, repressed serf under my husband's thumb,...

Rev Julian Mann: The Apostle Paul – a magnificent counter-weight to our own decadent...

The Apostle Paul, whose conversion to Jesus Christ the Church of England commemorates today (Sunday January 25th), was a counter-cultural, transformative force for good in the pagan Roman Empire of the First Century AD. The...

Laura Perrins: The Big Brother State encroaches yet further on family life

Many readers of this blog will know that I try to avoid Woman’s Hour like the plague. There is only so much myth making, whinging and demands for Free Stuff one can take. Sadly however...

TCW Week in Review

Six of the best Kathy Gyngell: The party of the family kills off the family to please a few posh feminists Nicholas Booth: Al Murray is like all the rest. A ‘politician’ with a book to...
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Edward Bromhead: Firsts ain’t wot they used t’be – in our dumbed down universities

Last weekend, another blogger (Capitalists@Work) had a rant about university degrees. Apparently, and I haven’t checked his figures, 19 per cent of candidates get firsts and 70 per cent an upper second, because a...

Andrew Cadman: Murdoch makes feminists grow up

I adore Page 3. Back in my youth this was for artistic reasons, obviously, and at the time no photograph had more artistic merit than those featuring the truly bewitching Kathy Lloyd. However with...
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Reader’s Comment of the Day: Catholics fight for the family while Anglicans roll over

In reply to, Kathy Gyngell: Have the bishops lost faith in the family?, Groan wrote: Not being an Anglican and far from Roman Catholic, I am struck by the relative tenacity of the latter in asserting values while...
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Louise Kirk: Let girls be girls. And that means let them be mothers too

Professor Alison Wolf drew the wrath of her fellow feminists last week when she used her lecture at the Demos think-tank to lament that Sisterhood is dead. “There is complete preoccupation in feminism with...