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Government cuts hit sexual health care

Government cuts hit sexual health care

Cuts made despite significant increases in recent years of some STIs – including syphilis. Central...

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Opinions on post-school education wanted

Opinions on post-school education wanted

Is post-school education funding fit for purpose? The Economic Affairs Committee, one of the five permanent...

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Time to rethink food

Time to rethink food

Given the current uncertainties, legislative framework and a food act is needed. A manifesto outlining a...

UK government still failing disabled people

Government’s UN response ‘exposes failings on disability convention’. The government has ignored key evidence...

UK government still failing disabled people
posted on: Jul 17, 2017 | author: Guest Poster

Women in local government report out

Sexism and multiple discrimination commonplace in local government. A range of outdated practices and attitudes hold...

Women in local government report out
posted on: Jul 14, 2017 | author: Campaigns

Murdered by their parents

Remembering the young women killed and tortured in so-called honour-based violence. This year 14 July marks the third...

Murdered by their parents
posted on: Jul 14, 2017 | author: Campaigns

Scotland protects privacy of intimate pictures

New law makes it easier to prosecute people who share intimate images without consent. Share intimate images or videos...

Scotland protects privacy of intimate pictures
posted on: Jul 14, 2017 | author: Campaigns

Civil disobedience to fight ill health

The Rev Paul Nicolson has been summoned to court for non-payment of council tax. He has been refusing to pay his...

Civil disobedience to fight ill health
posted on: Jul 13, 2017 | author: Campaigns

Report: when there is no refuge

Seven women who had children with them and three women who were pregnant had to sleep rough. For the past year,...

Report: when there is no refuge
posted on: Jul 12, 2017 | author: Campaigns

Nuclear weapons ban agreed

“We hope that today marks the beginning of the end of the nuclear age.” More than 120 states have adopted a new...

Nuclear weapons ban agreed
posted on: Jul 12, 2017 | author: Sue Tapply

Remembering Srebrenica

And we must always be vigilant against hatred and intolerance in our communities. In the course of just one week in...

Remembering Srebrenica
posted on: Jul 12, 2017 | author: Sue Tapply

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