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.
An important point to consider is whether or not respect for the way all law works has declined.
When such Brexiteers as Michael Howard and Norman Lamont are tearing into you over international law, you have just a bit of problem.
Plus: Deteriorating broadsheet standards, a divided United Kingdom. And: nineteen years on from 9/11.
It may be good tough talk to speak of breaking international law, but it does not engender respect. His exact words were not even factually correct.
Johnson and Cummings’ previous assaults on the pre-Brexit order have been brilliantly conceived. This one may not be up to the same standard.
These are the same elected representatives the whom we insisted should “step back and trust the professionals”.
Worse, its judgement has knock-on implications for the effectiveness of government. Urgent corrective legislation is needed.
If so much, as Ministers suggest, depends on common sense, nuance, context and common sense, people will draw the inevitable conclusion.
Defensive medicine may intellectually go against years of training and logic, but it keeps us legally protected. But it might not work in these wartime conditions.
We republish a personal Tory manifesto first published by this site almost exactly five years ago.
Most voters will have what to them are more pressing reasons to reject Corbyn than anti-semitism. But none expose more fully why he must be stopped.
This is the second of a three-part ConHome mini-series from Policy Exchange on the judges, public policy and the election.
As well as Government measures to toughen up punishments and support victims, the nation requires more magistrates.
We must strike a better balance so that where genuine disagreements arise, there are ways of resolving the situation through mediation and conciliation.