The day after British Prime Minister David Cameron said children in Britain have suffered abuse on an "industrial scale" a UK charity has won a battle to stop French parents from smacking their children.
Given the Tories are the party of Macmillan, it seems quite right that they’ve picked housing as one of their six key election priorities. David Cameron gave a speech on… Continue reading The post Does the Tory housing pledge really help the housing crisis? appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
It’s supposed to be the Tory housing week, with David Cameron setting out plans to double the number of discounted starter homes to 200,000. It’s an important, salient issue to… Continue reading The post Immigration threatens to overshadow Tory housing week appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Who is the current leader? Angela Merkel of Germany? Stephen Harper of Canada? David Cameron of the U.K.? Or none of the above?
British Prime Minister David Cameron vowed on Friday to use all means at his disposal to hunt down militants such as "Jihadi John".
British Prime Minister David Cameron vowed on Friday to use all means at his disposal to hunt down militants such as “Jihadi John” after the killer was unmasked as a Kuwaiti-born computer programming graduate from London. The black-clad militant brandishing a knife and speaking with an English accent was shown in videos released by Islamic […]
The latest official ONS statistics show a significant increase in net immigration to the UK. Open Europe’s Stephen Booth looks at what the latest increase in migrant numbers means for the politics of immigration and EU membership ahead of the General Election. The post Increase in net immigration is bad news for David Cameron appeared first on Open Europe.
Last week, DeSmog UK revealed how David Cameron’s government snuck a new definition of fracking onto the statute books. Kyla Mandel investigates where this definition actually came from. The definition of hydraulic fracturing adopted...Show More Summary
British Prime Minister David Cameron and his deputy Nick Clegg are reportedly expected to set out plans on Friday to transfer more powers from Westminster to Wales.
The embarrassing truth is that David Cameron did not think carefully about this pledge to take net immigration into the ‘tens of thousands’. The pledge originated in a Thick-of-It style… Continue reading The post How Cameron’s jobs miracle ate his immigration target appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Ed Miliband boxed cleverer than David Cameron at PMQs today and came out with a comprehensive points victory. Miliband went, predictably, on the whole issue of second jobs for MPs.… Continue reading The post PMQs: Second jobs, lobbying and ‘obsessive crackpots’ appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Digital encryption may seem like a niche topic to be the center of an international debate. Yet in recent months, UK Prime Minister David Cameron, FBI Director James Comey, NSA Director Adm. Mike Rogers, and President Obama have all weighed in on the possibility of widespread consumer-technology encryption. Show More Summary
Almost a decade ago, David Cameron informed Tony Blair, unkindly but accurately, ‘You were the future once.’ A visitor to the Whitechapel Gallery’s exhibition, Adventures of the Black Square, might… Read more The post Back to the future appeared first on The Spectator.
Prime Minister David Cameron warns against a failure to stand up to Russia in Ukraine.
In what we believe is the first touchdown of Western 'boots-on-the-ground' in Ukraine, Britain's David Cameron stated today that British military personnel are to be deployed to Ukraine for the first time in the next few weeks to provide advice and training to government troops. Show More Summary
Prime Minister David Cameron said on Tuesday Britain would deploy military personnel to Ukraine in the next month to help train the Ukrainian army, warning that Moscow would move to destabilize other countries if left unchallenged, according to Reuters. Show More Summary
As LifeNews.com reported yesterday, the British Parliament defeated a measure that would have banned sex-selection abortions. Now, a new report indicates Prime Minister David Cameron played a large role in defeating the common sense measure to stop abortions on girl babies simply because they’re girls. Cameron’s odd and unscientific augment was that somehow aborting girl […]
The juxtaposition of David Cameron's claim that we have a "fundamental duty" to care for pensioners with the FT's story that 20-somethings have low incomes after housing costs reminds us that intergenerational justice is now a big issue. But I...
UK Prime Minister, David Cameron, has officially announced that the Conservative Party will be suspending Sir Malcolm Rifkind after a sting operation showed him engaging in a ‘cash-for-access‘ scandal, the BBC reports. Along with former...Show More Summary
Today’s Scottish Conservative conference in Edinburgh proved unexpectedly interesting. No, really. Or, rather, yes, really. Or whatever. David Cameron spoke, you see, and so did Ruth Davidson and they said… Continue reading The post Ruth Davidson’s Blue-collar Conservatism subtly rebukes David Cameron appeared first on Spectator Blogs.