The coalition’s attack on the family

Iain Duncan Smith loves families. Nice families, of course, with a mum and a dad – not any old rag-tag childrearing unit. His Centre For Social Justice believes that “married two-parent families produce the best outcomes for both adults and children”, and in government, he’s contributed to the policy of removing the dubious “couples penalty” from … Continue reading The coalition’s attack on the family

“I’ve probably written the word ‘I’ more than anyone else in the world”

And yet all that self-exposure couldn’t buy Liz Jones a little self-knowledge. She was on  Today this morning, explaining why the gut-spilling journalism she’s perfected for the Mail is a good thing for readers, writers and newspapers. Liz Jones on Today 12 March 2009 These are extract’s from Liz’s apology for her mucky furrow of … Continue reading “I’ve probably written the word ‘I’ more than anyone else in the world”