Ten-year-olds being given contraceptive implant

Jan 30, 2015 by

From The Christian Institute: Primary school aged children are among thousands of girls under the age of consent who are being given the contraceptive implant by the NHS. Over the last five years the implants have been administered to nearly 10,000 under 16s including at least three ten-year-olds. The findings attracted heavy criticism from Norman Wells, Director of The Family Education Trust, who described them as “indefensible”. Numbers Figures were obtained after NHS Trusts across England...

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Parent Survival Guide to Fifty Shades of Grey: Part 4: The Danger to Your Son

Jan 27, 2015 by

By Miriam Grossman MD: The purpose of my Parent Survival Guide to Fifty Shades of Grey is to provide the insights and tools parents need to protect their children from the idea that violence and humiliation can be erotic. The film will be released the day before Valentine’s Day. Part 1 contains introductory information. In Part 2 and Part 3, I focused on the harm posed to young women. Now I’m turning my attention to young men – teens, young adults, and tweens who hang out with...

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School inspectors turn Trojan Horse into a vehicle for destroying traditional values

Jan 26, 2015 by

by Nick Woods, Conservative Woman: There was a time when school inspectors were austere characters in dark suits, sober ties, short haircuts and squeaky, highly polished shoes. They were known as HMI (Her Majesty’s Inspectors of Schools) and many were former headmasters of a particularly formidable kind. After a lifetime of insisting on the highest standards in traditional disciplines, such as English grammar, mathematics and the correct spelling and pronunciation of French irregular verbs,...

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Sharp rise in number of children adopted by gay and lesbian couples

Jan 24, 2015 by

By John Bingham, Telegraph: There has been a sharp rise in the number of children being formally adopted by gay and lesbian couples, new figures from the Department of Education reveal. Last year 180 infants were adopted by gay couples and another 150 went to live with lesbian parents. Four years ago there were just a total of 120 children who were adopted by either gay or lesbian couples. Heterosexual couples still make up the vast majority of homes provided for children who are adopted, with...

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Have the bishops lost faith in the family?

Jan 22, 2015 by

By Kathy Gyngell, Conservative Woman: My copy of On Rock or Sand?, Archbishop Sentamu’s intellectual stab at applying Christianity to the cost of living crisis, landed on my mat yesterday –  after all the brouhaha about it in the papers had subsided. So before I opened it I was well aware that the Church’s two most senior figures, the Archbishops of York and Canterbury, had come under fire for what was widely received as a highly political intervention given a general election in the...

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Since when has not knowing what lesbians do been a British value?

Jan 22, 2015 by

From Archbishop Cranmer: The task of education is to impart knowledge – especially of that which might develop literacy and numeracy, for without proficiency in words and numbers one may be muted from community and computed for a lifetime of ignorance, incomprehension and poverty. And when the eyes of the child are turned to the light in order that they might see for themselves and understand their perceptions of the world, they will come to know the value of moral, spiritual and physical...

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