Posts by Ben Richardson & Simon Glaze

Ben Richardson, Department of Politics and International Studies, University of Warwick, and Simon Glaze, Centre for Lifelong Learning, University of Warwick

Why the Conservatives struggle with empathy

The ‘nasty party’ tag will stick until the Conservatives reject making moral judgements about poorer members of society Emotional intelligence has become such an important political virtue in the UK this summer that First Secretary of State Damian Green recently sought to reassure BBC Breakfast viewers that the Prime Minister Theresa May ‘is a warm and empathetic woman’. This was … Continue reading

3 August 2017 by Ben Richardson & Simon Glaze
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