What would be the words of a Britishness oath?

Dec 19, 2016 by

by Paul Goodman, Conservative Home: Sajid Javid is too fly to fall for the myth that there is an inextricable link between not speaking English and practising Islamist terror.  But he grasps a truth that the recent Casey Report spells out – namely, that there is a connection between it and...

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Justin Welby: British values ‘increasingly disconnected’ from Christian heritage

Dec 8, 2016 by

from The Christian Institute: The Archbishop of Canterbury has criticised Government defined ‘British values’ as being based on “revisionist secularism”. Justin Welby said that the values are “not properly embedded” in the Christian heritage of the country. He made the comments as he led a House...

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‘British values’ are a load of old codswallop

Dec 8, 2016 by

by Ed West, Spectator: […]  Integration takes time, and depends on a number of factors, but an absolute condition would be a substantial reduction or pause in the number of migrants arriving from the developing world. If that happened, things would ease, as they did in the 1980s and 1990s,...

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Racial segregation ‘growing in UK’, Dame Louise Casey warns

Dec 5, 2016 by

from BBC News: Segregation and social exclusion has reached “worrying levels” and is fuelling inequality in some areas of Britain, a report has found. Women in some communities are denied “even their basic rights as British residents”, the Casey Review said. Dame Louise...

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Identity politics is creating a new kind of apartheid

Nov 29, 2016 by

by Matt Ridley: The student union at King’s College London will field a team in University Challenge that contains at least 50 per cent “self-defining women, trans or non-binary students”. The only bad thing Ken Livingstone could bring himself to say about the brutal dictator Fidel Castro was that...

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The Right comprehends the Left but never vice versa

Nov 26, 2016 by

by Prudence Dailey, The Conservative Woman: The smug self-satisfaction of the liberal elite has one again been manifested on last week’s edition of Radio 4’s Any Questions by Irish feminist author Eimear McBride who, when asked whom she would like to talk to in a lift and what she would say,...

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