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How Hammond could put marriage back in fashion

22 Nov 2017

No man is an island. The UK income tax system chooses to treat its citizens as though each were one; as though each were an autonomous unit without responsibility for, or need of, anyone else but the State; as though families no longer matt… read more

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Melanie Phillips: The CofE is sowing the seeds of its own destruction

14 Nov 2017

‘A highly-regarded adviser to the Archbishop of Canterbury has quit the inner counsels of the Church of England in protest against an “agenda of revisionism” that she says is promoting “an ongoing and rapid erosion of faithfulness”.  Lorna … read more

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Children sacrificed to appease trans lobby

11 Nov 2017

The current trans movement is doctrinaire, uncompromising. Led by mainly older trans-women — ie born men — it won’t acknowledge women’s rights or feelings. It fights for two principles. First, “self-definition”: a person is the gender they “… read more

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A new alliance against the transgender police

2 Nov 2017

The day after a Commons debate to protect women from sexual harassment at Westminster, 50 people met in a Commons Committee room on October 31st with the same object: to protect women, in this case by resisting Government proposals announc

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Social Conservatism under fire from left and right

27 Oct 2017

Thomas Pascoe.  Conservative woman:

Theresa May’s speech at the Conservative Party conference in Manchester this month was a landmark moment in British political history. It marked the total rejection of social conservatism by the leadersh

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50th Anniversary of the Abortion Act October 27 1967

27 Oct 2017

Oct 27, 2017  Almost 9 million lives terminated funded by £750 million  of tax payers money

Lord Alton writes in the Catholic Herald: Tomorrow (October 27th)  is the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Abortion Act. There will be one minute of silread more

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