Rishi Sunak has pledged to force the NHS, government departments, schools and sports organizations to protect the words “woman” and “mother” with a review of the “brainwashing” he says is caused by woke culture.
The former chancellor is about to say that the cultural undercurrent, along with some laws, is being “used to engage in social engineering to which no one has given consent”. He has promised to wipe out “woke nonsense”.
This includes making sure the “Trojan horse” Equality Act is clear that sex means biological sex and clarifying that gender self-identification has no legal force.
In a speech he will make to supporters in West Sussex today, he will say that he has “zero interest in fighting a so-called culture war” but that