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Monday, April 30, 2007

Sarkozy's unlikely supporters Read on
Nicolas Sarkozy is receiving support from some unlikely quarters.

Sunday, April 29, 2007

Overheated rhetoric on climate change Read on
Lazy thinking behind so much comment on climate change is extremely unhelpful.

Thursday, April 26, 2007

Surge or surrender? Read on
All that is needed for terrorism to win in Iraq is for the terrorists to hold their nerve longer than we can hold ours.

Thursday, April 26, 2007

Modern slavery Read on
The BBC's exposure of how legal migrant workers are routinely exploited shows that this needs to be taken seriously as a political issue

Wednesday, April 25, 2007

Making the underground run on time Read on
Ken Livingstone is bringing our capital city into disrepute.

Tuesday, April 24, 2007

Yeltsin, the improbable hero Read on
The momentous achievement of the man who outlawed communism in Russia must be honoured.

Sunday, April 22, 2007

France decides (part one) Read on
Sarkozy offers a new vision for France.

Saturday, April 21, 2007

Holocaust denial and the incitement of religious hatred Read on
There is more to the EU's law on holocaust denial than meets the eye.

Thursday, April 19, 2007

Another brick in the wall Read on
What is the difference between propaganda and education? Don't bother asking government ministers, they don't know.

Wednesday, April 18, 2007

Abortion: rights and responsibilities Read on
It is reasonable to expect women to appreciate and exercise the responsibility that accompanies the right to choose an abortion.

Tuesday, April 17, 2007

Universal values Read on
The values which the world needs are not universal values, they are Western values.

Sunday, April 15, 2007

"Don't just do something, stand there." Read on
Gordon Brown needs to learn that where government is concerned, less is more.

Saturday, April 14, 2007

Why local government is a load of rubbish Read on
Council tax payers are justifiably angry that while council tax bills soar, quality of service continues to fall.

Friday, April 13, 2007

The United Nations: what moral authority? Read on
The United Nations is widely regarded as a moral arbiter for the world - a beacon of moral authority in a world of lawlessness and war. The truth is precisely the opposite.

Thursday, April 12, 2007

Take politics out of the classroom Read on
While there will always be good and bad teachers, the real problem lies elsewhere. The government has to shoulder its share of the blame.

Wednesday, April 11, 2007

Britain descends from tragedy to farce Read on
Can it really be said that our country, society and way of life are now morally and spiritually inferior to Iran?

Saturday, April 07, 2007

We still need the Falklands spirit Read on
Our hostages are free but our fundamental principles have not been upheld.

Saturday, April 07, 2007

Ideology is not a dirty word Read on
What is it that makes a particular political party necessary?

Thursday, April 05, 2007

How to banish cynicism Read on
While cynicism about politics is unfortunate, the damage to the image of politicians is largely self-inflicted.

Wednesday, April 04, 2007

Our very own Quebec Read on
The SNP cannot offer independence - but they can waste a lot of time and energy.

Wednesday, April 04, 2007

Action or appeasement? Read on
Iran uses hostage-taking as a weapon of war. We must not indulge their habit.

Sunday, April 01, 2007

Making history history Read on
History is a challenging subject which the education system must not seek to avoid.