Why is the Party so mistrustful of Tory intellectuals? We mourn the passing of our former contributor.
Posts Tagged: Philippa Stroud
Dom Morris: A National Welfare Council, uniting disparate departments and agencies, could greatly alleviate poverty
This strategic approach has brought sizeable benefits in the field of security, and could work for welfare, too.
For too long, much of the political and policy debate on this has not been focused on the action needed to drive better outcomes for the most disadvantaged in our society.
Philippa Stroud’s new Social Metrics Commission hopes to bring light to murky statistical waters. But can numbers ever truly neutralise politics?
The idea that our departure opens up new economic opportunities is a huge challenge to those who built their careers on the Brussels model.
The referendum has exposed the divisions in our society must never before. A robust approach to social justice must be the Prime Minister’s priority.
He represents a proudly provincial conservatism, in which the condition of the striving classes, and of the industries on which they depend, matter a hundred times more than the City of London.
The PIP row and IDS’s resignation. Almost two out of three party member respondents to our survey blame Osborne.
About one in six say that the former Work and Pensions Secretary is more at fault.
Plus links to the full dissolution peerages and honours details.
Reasons to be Tory 14) Sheridan Westlake. And a bunch of other people you’ve probably never heard of.
On polling day, we honour the unknown heroes of this government – the Special Advisers, without whom little of what has been done would have been done.
The think-tank reaches its tenth anniversary this year. As its recent awards ceremony showed, it does thing differently – and with great success.