MercatorNet: promoting human dignity

Peter Smith

Peter Smith is a lawyer who works in central London. He has previously worked in Parliament, for Edward Leigh MP.

Is there a problem with today’s youth? In a word: No.
11 Mar 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: politics, UK, youth
One of Britain's bright young politicians analyses her generation -- and gets it all wrong.

Eurosceptics and family values
2 Jun 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: democracy, European Parliament, family values
What does the new European parliament augur for human dignity and the family?

Is it right that they come?
14 Mar 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: book reviews, immigration, multiculturalism
A British economist shows that migrants as well as hosts can be big losers from migration.

The sinner repents?
29 Dec 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: book reviews, British politics, media, spin doctors
A warts-and-all tale of one of Britain's legendary spin-doctors, Damian McBride, the press officer to Gordon Brown.

Since when did abortion trump the rule of law?
12 Sep 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, rule of law, UK
British officials claim that the prosecution of illegal sex-selective abortion is not in the public interest. They are wrong.

A sense of purpose
9 Apr 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: Margaret Thatcher, obituaries, UK
Mrs Thatcher’s steely resolve to improve Britain is sorely needed today, but tempered by compassion for the post-industrial working class.

What have those pesky Christians ever done for us?
28 Mar 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: Christianity, religion, science
Easter is a good time to do a profit and loss statement on the creed which underpins Western culture.

Marriage equality splits the Tories
8 Feb 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: David Cameron, same-sex marriage, UK
Supporters cited adult happiness and lovely wedding ceremonies; opponents championed children and families.

Bad Religion
23 Jan 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: American exceptionalism, book reviews, religion
How America became a nation of heretics - along with nearly everywhere else.

Disappointment in Strasbourg
17 Jan 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: religious freedom, secularism, UK
Religious freedom in the UK takes another hit in the courts.

Page 1 of 2 pages  1 2 > 

Follow MercatorNet
subscribe to newsletter
Sections and Blogs
Family Edge
Sheila Reports
Reading Matters
Demography Is Destiny
Conniptions (the editorial)
contact us
our ideals
our People
our contributors
Mercator who?
partner sites
audited accounts
advice for writers
New Media Foundation
Suite 12A, Level 2
5 George Street
North Strathfield NSW 2137
+61 2 8005 8605
skype: mercatornet

© New Media Foundation 2015 | powered by Encyclomedia | designed by Elleston