Friday, February 28, 2020

Reader’s Comment of the Day: Our wars have damaged the people of the Middle East

In response to Paul T Horgan: Blair was right to invade Iraq, Gargrave wrote: So, the people of Iraq and the entire Middle East are better off...

Louise Kirk: Putting under-age girls on the Pill undermines their chances of finding love

My son has eczema. It is sufficiently bad for a strapping 20-year-old to be prepared to do anything to stop the itch. We were...

Reader’s Comment of the Day: The Dutch are waiting for us to pull down the Brussels house of cards

In response to Andrew Cadman: The EU is intrinsically Tory. So Dave will fight to stay a member of the ultimate gentleman’s club, Greychatter wrote: Visiting...

Kathy Gyngell: Whittingdale backs away from putting the BBC in its place

The BBC should pay the price for its blatant anti-Tory and more importantly its anti (small c) conservative bias in the upcoming Charter Review. But...

Reader’s Comment of the Day: Where are the conservative women?

In response to Kathy Gyngell: Boys are getting a raw deal in education. And our economy suffers as a result, Herbert Purdy  wrote: I'm on holiday in...

Paul T Horgan: Blair was right to invade Iraq

Blair was right to invade Iraq. He made the right call. It was the right thing to do. He may have helped prevent World...

Reader’s Comment of the Day: Conservatives are fighting back in the culture wars

In response to Paul Fromant: The authoritarian Left seeks to control thought by controlling language, Otto Crum wrote: I am really quite hopeful as the increase...

Holly’s Letter from America: US lawmakers turn their backs on euthanasia

MPs are due to debate an Assisted Dying Bill next month – tabled by Labour MP Rob Marris - and so we have the...

Reader’s Comment of the Day: The Churches should re-invent Holy Matrimony

In response to Rob Slane: We are on the slippery slope to abolishing adultery, Dave wrote: You are, of course, correct, as Norman Tebbit pointed out...

Andrew Cadman: The EU is intrinsically Tory. So Dave will fight to stay a member of the ultimate gentleman’s club

By common consent, it really isn’t going well for Dave’s EU renegotiation. Even fig leaf reforms seem to be now beyond his reach, and...