The man who famously left his then-eight-year-old daughter Nancy in a pub for 15 minutes reall has no right to lecture the UK’s hardworking parents.
And his shameless exploitation of his late son Ivan as a public relations tool to defend his pathetically-weak claim to support the National Health Service, having also removed the state benefit the millionaire prime minister received to support the boy – ensuring that families in real need can’t have it – is nothing less than a national scandal.
The prime minister will call for a revolution in child rearing this weekend by suggesting that all parents should attend classes on how to discipline their children.
In a move likely to enrage those fearful of an encroaching “nanny state”, David Cameron will say that it should be the norm for parents to receive instruction on how to behave around their offspring.
As part of a speech on the family, Cameron will announce plans for a parenting classes voucher scheme, claiming that all parents need help and that there is too little state-sponsored guidance on offer.
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