Kate Andrews

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  • On the preemptive cancellation of “problematic” books on campus

    Kate Andrews

    This week, several universities have been exposed by The Times for drawing up blacklists of books they don’t want their … Continue reading "On the preemptive cancellation of “problematic” books on campus"




  • Tried-and-failed plan to nationalise energy in the UK is a step backwards

    Kate Andrews

    I recently ventured to Athens for this year’s Atlas European Liberty Forum conference, which brings together free market groups, not … Continue reading "Tried-and-failed plan to nationalise energy in the UK is a step backwards"


  • Gender pay gaps are not the result of discrimination

    Kate Andrews

    Bad data cannot produce good policy. This gets us to the heart of the problem with the mandated gender pay … Continue reading "Gender pay gaps are not the result of discrimination"


  • Is highlighting the failures of socialist Venezuela nothing more than political point-scoring?

    Kate Andrews

    Is highlighting the failures of socialist Venezuela nothing more than political point-scoring? That seems to be the new accusation levelled … Continue reading "Is highlighting the failures of socialist Venezuela nothing more than political point-scoring?"



  • Today’s attack on advertising is a veiled attack on free speech

    Kate Andrews

    The UK’s advertising watchdog has said it will ban “gender stereotypes that are likely to cause harm, or serious or … Continue reading "Today’s attack on advertising is a veiled attack on free speech"


  • While Brexit stands still, the rest of the world keeps turning

    Kate Andrews

    I can only assume that Netflix is bidding for rights to Brexit: The Saga. You might as well download the past 48 … Continue reading "While Brexit stands still, the rest of the world keeps turning"


  • Civil society is giving our killjoy government a run for its money

    Kate Andrews

    I’ve heard it said – often by advocates of social justice campaigns like the #MeToo movement – that we should … Continue reading "Civil society is giving our killjoy government a run for its money"


  • Faulty gender pay gap stats mask the very real progress made by women

    Kate Andrews

    More good news for women: according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS), the gender pay gap in the UK … Continue reading "Faulty gender pay gap stats mask the very real progress made by women"