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Posts Tagged: Political correctness
In the wake of Oxford City Council’s Eastertide Passion Play howler, a modest proposal to stimulate a transformation of the official culture.
There comes a point at which political correctness becomes an inquisition – a method of shutting down free speech by twisting words to political ends.
Many of them think Ed Miliband is doing a bad job.
There are many problems with describing politics in terms of left and right – and one of them is that… Read more »
The Conservative leader of Redbridge Council, Cllr Keith Prince, has criticised the inclusion of his borough in the route for… Read more »
There was an appalling decision recently by Labour councillors in Radstock not to fly the English flag on St George's… Read more »
Birmingham Council wheelie bin consultations asks residents if they are gay – but not if they want wheelie bins
Labour-run Birmingham City Council is undertaking a survey of their residents. They explain: A citywide consultation on wheelie bins has… Read more »
Green Party led Brighton and Hove Council's Trans Equality scrutiny panel has published a paper with some "emerging themes" –… Read more »
The Macpherson Report, which investigated the Metropolitan Police over their response to the murder of Stephen Lawrence in 1993, defined… Read more »
One of the welcome aspects of the demise of the Audit Commission was the scrapping of the requirement for councils… Read more »
By Paul GoodmanFollow Paul on Twitter Islington Council already has form on asking residents about their sexual orientation if they… Read more »
A defence of grammar schools from, say, Melanie Phillips in the Daily Mail would surprise no one, but when it… Read more »
Communities Secretary Eric Pickles is to give a speech today stressing shared British values. The themes are trailed in an… Read more »
Local authorities, along with bits of the public sector have a legal obligation to "promote" equality. This requires much costly… Read more »