Society and Culture

Woke culture on the retreat?

Emily Carver writes for Conservative Home

In her bi-weekly column for Conservative Home, IEA Head of Media Emily Carver argues the recent resignation of National Trust chairman over pressure from groups inside the organisation which disliked his ‘woke leadership’.

Emily argued: “If common sense can prevail at the National Trust, could it in the many other British institutions that have been captured by an excessively politically correct leadership?“.

She also warned that “While the Government may be making all the right noises when it comes to challenging the excesses of cancel culture, critical race theory, and the excesses of the social justice movement, no amount of state intervention is going to reverse the left’s long march through our institutions“.

Read the full article here.