Imposing collective guilt on a group is fundamentally unconservative. I hope never to see our Party dabble with it.
Posts Tagged: Women and equality
Its response seems more about appeasing protesters than creating credible solutions to misogyny.
Crispin Blunt and Sue Pascoe: The Government must act decisively to win the trust of the LGBT+ community
Now is the time to show leadership to assert that the days of Section 28 are not returning.
I don’t think it will lead to a serious drop in support – but officers will likely not have the same benefit of the doubt after the next such incident.
Steve Baker and Dominic Grieve: Saturday’s vigil, its mishandling – and why we should be wary of this plan for more police powers
Those MPs voting for the Bill today must make clear their intent to improve it later stages – and protect our civil liberties.
Don’t blame the police for failures to hold them accountable. To make streets safer, have more local control.
That there may be as many as three investigations into Saturday’s events on Clapham Common tells us much we need to know.
The Treasury risks being accused of constraining personal choice – and penalising those who want to switch to an environmentally friendly product.
Gary Powell: My councillor handbook for the Census has arrived – with science abandoned for woke identity politics
Unless the obvious definitions of biological sex are clearly established in law, then the sex-based protections of girls and women will be undermined.
In the wake of International Women’s Day, the third article in a five-piece series on ConservativeHome this week.
In the wake of International Women’s Day, the second article in a five-piece series on ConservativeHome this week.
Radical: Despite lockdown, the gender wars rage on. Here’s our round up of the biggest issues of the week.
One of the most striking developments was Mordaunt criticising the use of the word ‘woman’ in the Ministerial and other Maternity Allowances Bill.
Employers, not just government, have an important role, to help victims – especially during this crisis.
Allie Renison: Pregnant and breastfeeding women deserve choice over whether they have the Coronavirus vaccine
The risk and severity of Covid – particularly for this patient group – outweighs the theoretical unproven risk of getting inoculated.
“Dignity and humanity… not quotas and targets, or equality of outcome.” Truss’s speech on fairness – full text
“Although time and time again, the Left’s ideas have been shown to fail, they still pervade our body politic.”
Johnson’s 50:50 target for women in parliament. An important pledge – but Conservatives should avoid quotas.
It would undermine the Conservative ideal of self-determination. Furthermore, it’s “equality of opportunity” that policies need to focus on.