A new era beckons, the strings on the public purse are loosening, and it’s time to show what a compassionate, one-nation Conservative government can achieve.
Posts Tagged: Centre for Social Justice
Rachel Wolf: The Right is good at producing ideas. We need to get better at founding and running institutions.
Otherwise the Left will continue to dominate much of civil society and public life.
And: The Defence Secretary denies we need to pick empires. Plus: More publicans needed in politics – and the menace of the anti-meat lobby.
Increasingly there is a recognition that the little platoons can alleviate a range of modern social ills.
Patrick Spencer: What the new Government should do to ensure migrants are better skilled – and supported
The Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) is today releasing a report that brings a level-headedness to the debate that is sorely needed.
Patrick Spencer: Some advice for the new Conservative leader. Stick to these three ideas to boost productivity.
The new Chancellor should stick to the basics of cutting taxes, spending more on education and rebalancing growth outside of London.
We must tackle causes of poverty, not symptoms: educational failure, worklessness, family breakdown, debt, addiction, disability, exposure to crime, poor housing.
Analysis by the Centre for Social Justice shows that their views of the Party are unfavourable, and that their support could be crucial in a hundred marginal seats.
For too long, much of the political and policy debate on this has not been focused on the action needed to drive better outcomes for the most disadvantaged in our society.
Rory Stewart’s pledge to bring security and conditions under control is welcome, but too narrow in scope.
Government should be passionate about self-reliance, but we must also recognise the transformative power of an enabling state.
These opportunities and options should start far earlier in children’s lives, enabling a twin-track of skills training.
Families should not suffer from the upheaval and anxiety of being evicted at two months’ notice, without legitimate grounds.
And: Churchill-mania, Moggmania, and the passion of Rory Stewart. Plus: too many lobbyists.
Through the Centre for Social Justice, she has put her time into actively working on the difficult issues we also face such as homelessness.