Boris Johnson: The liberal cosmopolitan case to Vote Leave

Boris Johnson: The liberal cosmopolitan case to Vote Leave

Boris Johnson: The liberal cosmopolitan case to Vote Leave May 09, 2016 This morning Boris Johnson MP made the liberal cosmopolitan case to Vote Leave at the headquarters of the Vote Leave campaign. The full speech:  I am pleased that this campaign has so far been relatively free of personal abuse – and long may it so remain – but the other day someone insulted me in terms that were redolent of 1920s Soviet Russia….

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Michael Gove: ‘The Facts of Life Say Leave’

Michael Gove: ‘The Facts of Life Say Leave’

Michael Gove: ‘The Facts of Life Say Leave’ Please note the speech starts at approx 23 minutes.   In a keynote speech, Lord Chancellor and Justice Secretary Michael Gove today set out a positive vision for the UK’s future outside the EU. To read the full speech please click here.   Key extracts are below: ‘Since 1975, we have already sent the staggering sum of over half a trillion pounds to Brussels. If we vote…

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Should we ban the Burqa in England?

Should we ban the Burqa in England?

Should we ban the burqa in England? Here’s why France’s burqa ban ‘does not violate human rights’ The country’s aim of ‘living together’ justifies the law, said the ECtHR. Two sisters who were fined each €50, after they were caught wearing the full veil in public, show their citations to media outside the town hall in Brussels in August 2011. Image: AP/Press Association Images THE EUROPEAN COURT of Human Rights has upheld France’s ban on…

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Here is why Sharia Law has no place in England

Here is why Sharia Law has no place in England

Here is why Sharia Law has no place in England One: Women Sharia discriminates against women (and Muslim women specifically): compared to feminist victories elsewhere, women are still not considered equal in most Islamic settings. A woman’s testimony is worthy half a man’s in Islam. She gets half the inheritance of her male siblings; a woman’s marriage contract is between her male guardian and her husband. A man can have four wives and divorce his…

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