Recent guidance from the Judicial College goes far beyond appropriate and reasonable steps to ensure that transgender individuals are treated fairly.
Posts Tagged: Equality Act
The biggest surprise of the philosopher’s long-awaited Journal of Controversial ideas is what it claims to be controversial.
Philip Booth: Ordinary people have suffered under our hate crime rules. Patel is right to change the system.
Controversial but reasonable opinions can be the basis of a visit from the police or even arrest.
Radical: The ideology of gender identity has been adopted at UK prisons, putting biological women at serious risk
Biologically male offenders who have a gender recognition certificate are being automatically housed in the women’s prison estate.
Therapy and the law. The technical considerations for the Government as it plans a conversion therapy ban.
Badenoch and the Prime Minister have called the proposed ban ‘complex’. Here’s why they did so.
Paul Ratner: My obsessive compulsive disorder story. The £100 billion plus cost of poor mental health. And what Ministers should do.
Lockdown has heightened OCD sufferers’ symptoms and hampered their treatment. There is a fierce urgency for innovation.
“Dignity and humanity… not quotas and targets, or equality of outcome.” Truss’s speech on fairness – full text
“Although time and time again, the Left’s ideas have been shown to fail, they still pervade our body politic.”
Doug Stokes: The Conservatives must rally to the flag of the Enlightenment tradition as the culture wars rage
It is quite shocking that the Equality Act has been left totally unreformed, since it has morphed into the central juridical weapon of the left.
Nicola Richards and Alicia Kearns: Conservatives believe in freedom and choice. That’s why we should reform the Gender Recognition Act.
It can only be beneficial to streamline and simplify dealings with the state, and have less state interference in one’s life.
Rebecca Lowe: CNN’s “individuals with a cervix” Tweet, and why denying the realities of biological sex is so harmful
From healthcare, to sex-specific concerns around bodily privacy and security, words matter.
Crispin Blunt and Sue Pascoe: It’s time to correct the stoking of alarm and spreading of misinformation about trans people
As a Party, we should hold out a helping hand to all those who still face the difficulties of daily life – who still cannot be their authentic selves.
As regular readers of this column might expect, they’re not cheerful page-turners. But they may well change your life.
Phillipa Stroud: Coronavirus has hit those in poverty hardest. The Government must support employment, fast.
The next step is for a commission to be established that can develop solutions to the current inequalities we have seen.
Radical: The BBC, Pink News and how, in reporting on the Gender Recognition Act, the media has shown shocking inaccuracy
Over the last few weeks, publications have routinely made errors in how they cover the GRA and JK Rowling. Readers must beware.
David Green: Johnson’s racial inequality inquiry must be free from political prejudice. Here are my tips for getting it right.
There are clear challenges to the idea that all whites are privileged. The Government’s report must stick to the facts.