The trend fuels harmful misrepresentations and myths. It might bring in ad revenue, but it harms the fabric of our democracy.
Posts Tagged: Centre for Policy Studies
My new report for the Centre for Policy Studies suggests ways in which government can be made more accountable.
Bob Seely: My housing challenge to think tanks. Devise a strategy that will prize social justice above economic liberalism.
In my constituency, we have a target of just over 640 homes a year. Our housing waiting list is 3,000.
Its failures begins with the machinery of Government – the core civil service itself. This must be fixed.
The Government should consider setting up a domestic policy Cabinet sub-committee to help alleviate the Brexit bandwidth problem.
For many, it’s stressful, lonely and unhappy – and occasionally deadly. Students need more help them with their mental health.
Theresa May thought aloud about low interest rates. Mark Carney hit back and no more was heard from her. Time for others to do so?
As I set out in my report, my challenge to the NHS is to move all GP surgeries and hospitals from being paper-first to digital-first organisations over the next 10 years.
A right to shared ownership would also be welcome. Boldness is needed to prevent a Corbyn Government.
If we fail, and usher in a Corbyn government, the price we will all pay does not bear thinking about.
Onward, FREER, the revitalised CPS. The Tory MPs involved in all these will have to take some risks if they’re to get off the groumd.
The political sting must be taken out of our healthcare debate. Conflicting ideas over privatisation, taxation and automation should be given serious, non-partisan review.
Lower interest rates and monetary manipulation have been presented as the solution to our economic woes. But increasingly they create them.
Our New Generation programme will be tasked with producing policies in areas that are of pressing concern to voters: tax, enterprise, housing, welfare.
There is enough land for over half a million homes on derelict sites – while the health service regularly complains of a shortage of funds.