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Kathy Gyngell: Shopping vouchers for breastfeeding mothers. A great idea that works

The public health case for breastfeeding is unequivocal. No one today can reasonably argue against its benefits to baby and to society. The message is clear, but the Department of Health has been less than...

Laura Perrins: The logic of Carswell’s libertarianism is an end to the NHS and...

Last week our co-editor Kathy Gyngell interviewed Douglas Carswell MP, who would like to bring about a libertarian Utopia. I am willing to accept for now, that libertarians and conservatives are close cousins and...
Conservative Woman readers

Reader’s Comment of the Day: The political elite is at war with the public...

In response to "Nick Wood: Thornberry’s sneering tweet is a gift to Nigel Farage”, Johnnydub wrote: The disengagement with the public is not an accident. The elites have preferred policies such as: 1) Anthropogenic global warming (AGW) - aka...

Holly’s Letter from America: Religions of the world unite. God and marriage are not dead

This week, the world witnessed a highly unusual religious event.  There was minimal coverage of the event by the liberal press (or, depending on the paper, no coverage at all) both in the US...

Laura Keynes: Christianity includes telling hard truths. Jesus would approve prayer vigils outside abortion...

Emma Barnett, Wimmin’s Editor at The Daily Telegraph, has written something so crass and predictable I’m tempted to ignore it, but I haven’t yet seen any response pointing out the obvious. Her piece, ‘Jesus Christ...

Belinda Brown: Priti Patel take note. We are sliding back to a peasant economy...

Priti Patel you have got it wrong. And if your parents knew how your  policies are eroding the fabric of our society, they would be ashamed.  The reason that your parents like so many...
Conservative Woman readers

Reader’s Comment of the Day: Feminism is being challenged. The dam is breaking

In response to "Kathy Gyngell: The contradictions of Douglas Carswell. A libertarian who believes in marriage," Mrs D Bliss wrote: Ten years ago speaking about the EU and immigration was racist and an automatic ticket...
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Nick Wood: Thornberry’s sneering tweet is a gift to Nigel Farage

As the dust settles on the Rochester and Strood by-election, what will prove its enduring image? Yet another snap of a jubilant Nigel Farage, pint aloft as he celebrates another stunning Ukip victory? Depressed...
Cambridge University

Laura Perrins: Cambridge’s chief censor is Mr Squirrell. His denial of campus debate shows...

There is an article out there, so frightening, so worrying it must be read. It spells disaster for the future of this country. Tim Squirrell, President of the Cambridge Union,  (Dickens could not have...

Chris McGovern: The school denounced by Ofsted for being too English. What is the...

A small primary school in the heart of the Lincolnshire countryside has become the first casualty of Education Secretary Nicky Morgan’s crusade requiring schools actively to  promote understanding of minority points of view. Middle...