Without the welfare state, he says, Philpott would have been ‘decently employed’. Maybe it’s more likely he would still have been a criminal?
Topic: Daily Mail
Michael Philpott did evil things because of the benefits system, says AN Wilson. That’s surely a perfect example of the folly of moral relativism.
Multiple marriages are not the norm for Catholics, despite what the Daily Mail says
The scapegoating makes people feel good about themselves but hinders a proper moral investigation of the baby’s death
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