The Right’s retreat from academia and colleges means students are being indoctrinated with the stale orthodoxies of lefty liberalism.
Posts Tagged: Compassionate conservatism
Our commitment to overseas development is under constant political pressure, but it enhances British soft power around the world.
Charlie Elphicke: I helped beat the hard left in the 1990s. We can do so again by putting Compassionate Conservatism first.
Every Tory I know is in politics to help the less fortunate, but we must get better at telling voters that.
The Prime Minister needs to be more self confident with the media.
David Burrowes: Finally, a long-term social justice plan from Ministers – but note the missing M-word: marriage
The Government is not only for the JAMs (Just About Managing), but now also apparently for the NAAMs (Not At All Managing).
Homes adapted for individual requirements allow more independence and better value for money.
“We believe in the good that government can do.”
We must speed up family reunion, implement the Dubs amendment with integrity – and work towards ending child detention on the continent.
David Burrowes: We’ve all heard of the long-term economic plan. Now let’s have a long-term social justice plan.
I am a strong advocate of a family test. However, I don’t want the focus to be a bureaucratic test but a human one: call it the Lucy Test.
It would be a tragedy if our reforming zeal and the important changes we are making became lost in a sea of negative internally-generated noise.
Nick Timothy: What does the Conservative Party offer a working-class kid from Brixton, Birmingham, Bolton or Bradford?
Forget IDS’ Easterhouse modernisation and Osborne’s Soho modernisation. It’s time for Erdington modernisation.
Matthew Oakley: Will the Conservatives honour their pledge of halving the disability employment gap?
Sanctions have failed – help and rewards for going back to work are needed.
If he decides for Brexit, he could frame the debate.
Strengthening relationships from birth quite literally saves lives.
Iain Duncan Smith: How this Government is helping to reform schools, get people into work – and boost life chances
The Prime Minister’s speech yesterday was a reminder that while Labour are obsessed by transfering income our focus instead is on improving lives.