Each Secretary of State in every department should examine the impact of their department’s policies on families’ lives.
This fiscal rule would leave governments free to borrow for infrastructure investments – but day-to-day spending would be paid through your and my taxes.
A third of consumers internationally are now choosing to ‘buy from brands they believe are doing social or environmental good’.
Alistair Lexden: Vivid writing, voracious research. Antonia Fraser’s account of the slow story of Catholic emancipation.
In her twenty-fourth book, she assembles a large cast of curious and colourful characters, much given to making outlandish remarks and fighting duels.
The disease affecting Labour about Jews is now affecting the Conservatives about Muslims.
Anything that is easy to administer and available to everyone at low cost has to be a useful aid in dealing with this epidemic.
The former Justice Minister writes an open letter to a young activist, urging her to reconsider her defection to the Liberal Democrats.
Johnson’s critics who accuse him of Islamophobia are either confused or disingenuous. Their tactics harm mainstream Muslims.
Law enforcement has been misused to target political opponents. We must be wary to ensure the UK does not become complicit.
Allowing Hodeidah, the country’s main port, to remain under the control of Houthi rebels is simply making the situation worse.
Daniel Hamilton: Ten years on from Putin’s invasion of Georgia, the West must learn the lesson of its failure
The 2008 war was an illustration of the serious threat the Kremlin posed. It went unheeded, and so Russia has repeated the trick.
Hyperbole only allows his followers to dismiss all criticism out of hand. If anything, calmly understating the case would be a more effective approach.
Nat Wei: Like Peel versus the Corn Laws, the Conservative Party must use Brexit to slash the cost of living
As he battled the agri-barons, and Thatcher battled the union barons, so we must champion the underdog against the corporatist barons of today.
Holyrood has led the race for greater state intervention in people’s lives, and power has never felt more removed from voters’ concerns.
Joshua McMullan: To effectively fight antisemitism, the Conservative Party must address its own troubled history on race relations
The sooner we deal with our Party’s past, however difficult, the easier it will be to drive out the hatred emerging on the Left today.