It is damaged beyond repair by poor definitions, confusion and misuse. The term harms Muslims.
Posts Tagged: discrimination
Ashers Bakery. Politicians should do their job rather than force courts to arbitrate on conflicting rights
If MPs want to take the plaudits for creating such laws, they must also take the responsibility of defining their limits.
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.
David Goodhart and Richard Norrie: Indiscriminate on discrimation. Two recent reports that must not lead Ministers astray.
David Lammy and the Social Mobility Commission both made a big splash on the basis of weak evidence and flawed assumptions.
Alex Morton: Identity politics is wrong – and bad for Tories, too. So if May is staking a revival on it, her difficulties will deepen.
The idea that all groups should have the same outcomes is just an update of the old socialist idea of equality of outcome – ignoring the choices that individuals make.
Introducing Bright Blue’s seventy-point plan to support Theresa May in her quest to combat the “burning injustices” she outlined on the steps of Downing Street.
There has been progress – and there are signs that many BME Labour voters are beginning to feel that their votes are being taken for granted.
Kevin Shinkwin: Hunt may ignore and patronise me. But nothing will stop me speaking out about discrimination against disabled people.
My Private Member’s Bill on disability equality before birth, which is due to be debated in the Lords this Friday, seeks to right a terrible wrong.
A comprehensive programme could both greatly reduce avoidable incidents and speed the rehabilitation of offenders.
Nadhim Zahawi MP: Why this One Nation Government is right to take new measures to tackle discrimination
In his speech, the Prime Minister cited instances of black people changing their names just to find work by ‘whitening their CVs’.
In which I consider making ailurophobia an aggravated criminal offence. Penalty: stoning to death.
Using ‘racism’ to describe completely distinct forms of discrimination leaves us ill-equipped to combat them effectively.