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Every single day.
“No one needs a Tory tax incentive to value their marriage,” she will say. “Dictating family structures makes those not in the traditional two-parent family feel they are being blamed and their children feel they are being told, ‘There is something wrong with your family and so there is something wrong with you’
I'm not sure what my stance is on marriage really but the idea that the state should actively promote it seems ludicrous to me..
who, in this instance, has rather surprisingly conflated communism and liberalism.
It also doesn't seem to occur to him that more people might be getting divorced because more people have the power to exticate themselves from miserable marriages.
"The 'nerd' is a rather famously left-wing historian..."
Yeah, like I said, he's a nerd.
Bit late to start claiming its pernicious influence.