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in the media Monday 21 August

Why child discipline laws are hit and miss

Councils and devolved authorities need to beware. The trend towards over-reach on child discipline threatens to create more standoffs between officialdom and parents, as Claire Fox explains in her MJ column. READ MORE

in the media Wednesday 21 June

Lessons from the ashes of Grenfell

The tragedy is the most horrific manifestation of councils' longstanding general contempt for sections of their own constituency, writes Claire Fox. READ MORE

appearance Monday 19 June

Scotland’s unionist fightback

The election result showed that Scots care more about staying in the UK than staying in the EU, writes Rob Lyons. READ MORE

in the media Wednesday 31 May

Respecting the will of the people

Misreading the newly-invigorated electorate has become far too common. The political debate has been shaken up by Brexit and the wishes of the people need to be respected, writes Claire Fox. READ MORE

in the media Monday 22 May

Jamie Oliver v Theresa May

The celebrity chef has politicised school meals - but a free lunch for schoolkids won't solve educational or social problems, writes Rob Lyons. READ MORE

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