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Posts Tagged: Sir Keith Joseph
My new pamphlet for the Centre for Policy Studies sets out a programme which would empower voters truly to Take Back Control.
Britain Beyond Brexit, a New Conservative Vision for a New Generation, is published today by the CPS.
Profile. Nigel Farage – the career politician who denounces career politicians. With abundant energy and brilliant timing.
One wonders whether he feels a kind of disappointed love for the Tories – or for them as he thinks they ought to be.
Patrick Bishop’s biography of Airey Neave, who in 1975 showed how to run a successful leadership campaign.
Richard Ritchie: Brexit. Four great Commons debates that show how we got here – and what’s at stake.
That’s to say, those of 1950, 1961, 1967 and 1971. Sovereignty was always the key concern, despite arguments over its meaning.
Natalie Elphicke: The private renting experiment has failed six million people. Here’s an alternative approach.
There is compelling evidence that there are only two tenures – social housing and home ownership – by which wellbeing of people is supported effectively.
Joseph knew the importance a Conservative ‘counter-ideology’ to the intellectual ratchet of socialism.
Theresa May thought aloud about low interest rates. Mark Carney hit back and no more was heard from her. Time for others to do so?
“Why shouldn’t a mutual, a not-for-profit, or even a charity be able to bid” to run the East Coast Mainline? Tugendhat on markets.
“Competition doesn’t mean privatisation.” The full text of his speech to the Social Market Foundation and Joseph Rowntree Foundation.
Education, housing, the environment: May’s campaigning priorities. And there is an NHS row. But what about the economy?
The Government had next to no living standards message at the election. It needs one now – and to explain how it fits in with those three priorities.
Last June’s election has transformed the debate about capitalism. May must find a strategic response.
Tactical newspaper articles are necessary but insufficient. She should make a series of speeches to set out her stall and try to change the weather.
The Party must step up to provide organisation, oversight, training, and resources so our activists and members can advocate for the Tory cause.
Profile: Rasputin – the drunken, illiterate, dissolute mystic to whom the Prime Minister’s co-Chief of Staff is now compared
He had a magnetic hold over a powerful woman, and was murdered by a member of the Bullingdon Club. We trust that no precedent has been set.