The Andrew Sabisky row raises questions for Dominic Cummings

The new Conservative adviser hired by Cummings is perhaps more interesting for who he isn’t than what he wrote as a 21-year-old.

A row has broken out over the first of Dominic Cummings’s new class of advisers, the educationalist Andrew Sabisky. The epicentre of the row? Comments written by Sabisky, now 27, on Cummings’s blog when he was 21 years old.

In these comments, Sabisky proposed, among other things, that “one way to get around the problems of unplanned pregnancies creating a permanent underclass would be to legally enforce universal uptake of long-term contraception and the onset of...
source: New Statesman

2020-02-17 19:38
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