2 November 2015

FGM: the epidemic that never was

Campaigners’ claims that FGM is rife in the UK remain unproven.

10 July 2015

Fear, loathing
and FGM

The anti-FGM campaign is harming the very women it claims to help.

5 February 2015

The FGM showtrial: this case should never have come to court

The trial that exposed how unhinged anti-FGM crusading has become.

23 October 2014

FGM crusade: with feminists like this, who needs misogynists?

Anti-FGM campaigning is doing violence to women's rights.

17 July 2013

Stub this hospital smoking ban out

A London NHS trust wants to ban smoking, even outdoors. Those interested in personal freedom should speak out.

19 February 2013

Why caregivers have stopped caring

A former nurse says that the mistreatment of patients at Mid-Staffs is a symptom of a bigger crisis of compassion.

4 December 2012

Time to scrap the Care Quality Commission

The only thing the social-care monitoring quango has done is nourish tick-box culture at the expense of patient care.

22 February 2012

Time to be charitable towards ‘chuggers’

Better a street in which face-to-face fundraisers are free to annoy us than one in which they have been banned.