If the Spartans hadn’t held out against the pleas of our colleagues then Britain would have been trapped in a customs union with no way out.
Posts Tagged: Liz Truss
The UN genocide system is broken and needs a shot in the arm from a country willing to stand and be counted.
Anthony Browne: Post-Brexit Britain. Now we’ve taken back control, here’s what we can do with our new powers.
From January 1, no longer will anyone be able to say: “you can’t – EU rules”. We have jumped from the passenger seat to the pilot seat. So what should we do?
And, as with yesterday, Truss came second in our survey, this time for her speech on the “Fight for Fairness”.
Liz Truss came second after our panelists offered their own suggestions for this category.
Ambitious, energetic, but quiet on the culture wars – a year on from Johnson’s “stonking” majority, what have we learned?
From managing the pandemic, to trying to spark a green industrial revolution, the Prime Minister has taken on an enormous number of projects.
Alexander Downer: A forward-thinking UK should shift the weight of its strategic policy towards the Indo-Pacific region
Home to some of the fastest-growing economies of the 21st century, it has never been more urgent to build new trading relationships there.
Radical: This new inquiry into the Gender Recognition Act reform affects us all – and there are just days left to have your say
The Women and Equalities Committee has been been captured by the self-ID campaign. So others should make their voices heard.
It has shown itself incapable of advocating for the one group specifically named in its title – women – and is too emblematic of identity politics.
Liz Truss: The naysayers doubted the speed of the UK’s deal with Japan. But it’s here – and takes us closer to more.
This agreement paves the way for what could be the most exciting step yet for Global Britain’s independent trading story.
Radical: Gender ideology has penetrated our institutions – and now it’s the census that’s under threat
The insidious idea that one’s sex is a solely matter of personal demand is seeping into policy and practice, almost unnoticed.
Radical: Self-ID for transgendered people has been stopped for now. But the struggle for truth and sense continues.
Equivalent reform is being pursued in Scotland; in combination with its hate speech bill, this would be dangerously authoritarian.
Tony Abbott may have the right expertise for the Board of Trade, but his past comments shouldn’t be downplayed
From commenting on a female politician’s “sex appeal” to talking about women doing the ironing, he will not win over a large segment of the electorate.
Howard Flight: From rising demand for out of town housing, to increases in savings, the Covid trends to look out for.
I expect the UK to emerge from this economic and health shakeup with permanent major changes of behaviour.
Radical: While political leaders hide from confrontation, activists are winning the war on self-identification
In the weeks before recess, trans rights activists became more vocal in their efforts to stop Truss’s reform of the Gender Recognition Act.