Monday, June 1, 2020

Philippa Taylor: A new wave of Down Syndrome babies face abortion. Test companies face higher profits

The NHS is considering introducing a new test for pregnant women that will make it much easier to detect and search out any babies...

Kathy Gyngell: Don’t mourn for the passing of Donaldson. Mourn for the BBC he represented

Yesterday, the BBC paid its tributes to its former newsreader Peter Donaldson. John Humphrys asked on the Today Programme what makes a great newsreader?...

Andrew Cadman: Feminists push men to the margins. Only an economic disaster can bring them back

It is said that one of the signs of getting older is that you see the same old, same old, come round again, and...

Reader’s Comment of the Day: Living Wage will kill jobs. Fact

In response to, Mark Ellse: Osborne’s living wage will be a greater disaster than Brown’s bloated tax credits, Bogbrush wrote: This is not an argument, it...

Reader’s Comment of the Day: Don’t rush to judgement over abortion

In response to, Laura Perrins: A child conceived through rape is no less worthy of love, Jethro wrote: Some while ago, now, I came across something that...

Laura Perrins: Nicky Morgan’s shock announcement. Teachers will have to teach

Something amazing happened yesterday. The Education Secretary Nicky Morgan gave a speech about education that was in fact about education. For a short time,...

Mark Ellse: Osborne’s living wage will be a greater disaster than Brown’s bloated tax credits

If there is one thing more unkind than paying someone a low wage, it is paying that person a higher wage for a while...

Kathy Gyngell: Celebs behind the latest PC mental health stunt are the problem not the solution

Will no one rid me of these meddlesome luvvies? No, I don’t mean you to take me at my word. But at the moment...

Reader’s Comment of the Day: Modern women embrace promiscuity when young and desperation when older

In response to, Belinda Brown: Men don’t need to marry to get sex, Jimmy wrote: An excellent article - thank you for writing it. This website...

Laura Perrins: A child conceived through rape is no less worthy of love

I need a ‘safe space', I thought while listening to last night’s episode of The Archers. The hideous, infamous Rob is turning the screws...