The blue-on-blue row between Blunt and Townsend over trans – and big questions about free speech and public service.

Jan 20, 2022 by

by Charlotte Gill, Conservative Home: Yesterday, readers of this site may have spotted an interesting article in UnHerd, titled “Inside the Tory trans civil war”. It documents a dispute between Lisa Townsend, the Police and Crime...

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Boots sorry over magazine article suggesting that transgender people are more likely to commit suicide if they are not a...

Jan 16, 2022 by

from Mail on Sunday: Boots has apologised for publishing ‘misleading suggestions’ that people who identify as transgender are more likely to try to take their own lives if not addressed using their ‘preferred’...

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How could the Lords vote to let trans women into female prisons after this fiasco?

Jan 16, 2022 by

by Mary Harrington, Mail Plus: SHOULD male criminals ever be incarcerated with women? You might think that this is a mad question, with an obvious answer: of course not. Or that the appalling crimes committed by Karen White, a 52-year-old...

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The Trans Movement Is Not About Rights Any More

Jan 16, 2022 by

by Andrew Sullivan: It’s about a cultural revolution and the abolition of biological sex. An unusual thing happened in the conversation about transgender identity in America this week. The New York Times conceded that there is,...

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The Fear and the loathing

Jan 14, 2022 by

by Jean Hatchet, The Critic: When trans activists target your job. Yesterday evening Professor James Treadwell, a criminologist at Staffordshire University, announced his dismay on Twitter at being accused of “transphobia”. The details...

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The truth about trans murders

Jan 11, 2022 by

by Tish Still, UnHerd: Over the past two years, as the entire world became paralysed by a deadly new pandemic, an altogether different ‘epidemic’ was silently ripping through one of the West’s most marginalised communities. Last year,...

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