Mayors who tried to ban the Nat Cons met Iranian theocrats and Turkish ultranationalists

Apr 19, 2024 by

by Georgia Gilholy, Conservative Home: On Tuesday morning I found myself staring up at what resembled stars strewn across a black sky. No, there was no shock solar eclipse. I was looking up in despair at the snazzily decorated ceiling of...

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Belgian court strikes down order shuttering conservative conference

Apr 17, 2024 by

from ADF: Free speech PREVAILS for “NatCon”. The Belgian justice system has acted to protect the freedoms of speech and assembly with a decisive emergency late-night ruling in favour of the conference on National Conservativism.  The...

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Is the Church of England still ‘the Conservative Party at prayer’? If not, why not?

Mar 29, 2024 by

by William Atkinson, Conservative Home: Over the last year or so, I have taken to occasionally attending services at St Bartholomew the Great, London’s oldest church, in the heart of the City. I had bumped into the Rev Marcus Walker – the...

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The Failure of the Conservative Party

Feb 26, 2024 by

by Effie Deans, The New Conservative: The main purpose historically of the Conservative Party is to conserve. Rather like the RSPB is supposed to protect birds the Conservative Party is supposed to protect Britain. Protecting Britain...

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Did conservatism die with Sir Roger Scruton?

Sep 21, 2023 by

by Karl Williams, The Conservative Reader: Why is it that we adhere to ‘conservatism’? Following his untimely death in January 2020, Roger Scruton was eulogised as Britain’s ‘greatest modern conservative thinker’, ‘the leading...

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Book review: Kruger on the need for Conservatives once more to foster virtue

Aug 18, 2023 by

by Andrew Gimson, Conservative Home: Covenant: The New Politics of Home, Neighbourhood and Nation by Danny Kruger. […]  Here is Kruger, leading from the front: “I argue in this book that the purpose of politics is the cultivation of...

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