I worry that some politicians still think we are living in the 1950s where the man is the main breadwinner and the woman works for pin money. Actually, most families where there are two parents depend on two incomes to get by.
The scientific observer of Nature is a kind of mystic seeker in the act of prayer.
Indeed, in view of its function, religion stands in greater need of a rational foundation of its ultimate principles than even the dogmas of science.
We shouldn’t have got married, really. Shouldn’t have got married. Too young. Not ready for it.
But inner experience is only one source of human knowledge.
From the ashes of a financial crash, there is a chance to create a new economic settlement that is more equal, sustainable and democratic.
Such and so various are the tastes of men.
I think being a mother helps keep your feet on the ground. There’s very little dignity in parenthood. It’s a great leveller.
I am a feminist and I have no problems being called that.
Never has a strong, responsible trade union movement been so needed. With austerity policies biting hard and with no evidence that they are working, people at work need the TUC to speak up for them now more than ever.