Parents and kids

4 December 2014

Turning all adults into panto villains

Lionel Blair’s retirement from panto is a sad sign of the times.

3 December 2014

It shouldn’t be a crime to be a bad parent

The Cinderella Law will make everyday family life a criminal matter.

15 October 2014

Why parents are beating themselves up

The anxiety around smacking has undermined parental authority.

28 August 2014

Cameron vs the ‘Wild West’ web

Plans to restrict access to online music videos set a dangerous precedent.

28 August 2014

The NSPCC’s war on youth culture

The charity’s new anti-gang initiative sounds suspiciously like an assault on young people.

27 August 2014

What Rotherham reveals about the corrosion of community life

The abuse scandal exposes the dangers of welfarism and multiculturalism.