Utter madness. An extract:
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) – which collects, analyses and publishes statistics about the UK’s economy, society and population – has already said it is working on radical plans to go ‘beyond GDP’.
A report last year by the Centre for Progressive Policy think tank found women in the UK are providing more than twice as much unpaid childcare per year as men – 23.2 billion hours compared with 9.7 billion hours – as well as spending more time caring for adults than men.
I have long since stopped donating money to Oxfam, or buying anything in their shops. Their constant refrain of “empowering women” implies, of course, disempowering men.
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