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Letter on child poverty for First Minister

Letter on child poverty for First Minister

Kids can’t wait for new income supplement: we must act sooner than 2022. More than 70 leaders and...

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Don’t just walk by if you are worried

Don’t just walk by if you are worried

Ask if they are ok. Tell someone. Call the police. On New Year’s Day 2019 Karen Ingala Smith recorded the...

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Social security systems let down women

Social security systems let down women

‘This report reveals that the current system sets the scene for domestic abuse’. Social security...

Fashion: shouldn’t cost the earth

The government ‘is content to tolerate practices that trash the environment and exploit workers’. The...

Fashion: shouldn’t cost the earth
posted on: Jun 18, 2019 | author: Campaigns

Taking on the CPS over voyeurism

Unless we take the CPS to court, this will continue. And it needs to not continue. The Centre for Women’s Justice...

Taking on the CPS over voyeurism
posted on: Jun 18, 2019 | author: Campaigns

Victory as same roof rule abolished

‘It was ridiculous to expect children to take responsibility for their own abuse like that’. The so-called...

Victory as same roof rule abolished
posted on: Jun 17, 2019 | author: Campaigns

Open letter calls for abortion support

Repeal Sections 58 and 59 of the Offences Against the Persons Act. Following the referendum to repeal the 8th...

Open letter calls for abortion support
posted on: Jun 14, 2019 | author: Campaigns

Sickening lack of funding for female safety

The continued lack of funding “reflects the deeply entrenched inequalities of power”. It is estimated that...

Sickening lack of funding for female safety
posted on: Jun 14, 2019 | author: Sue Tapply

Proposed Domestic Abuse Bill: changes needed

Committee makes detailed and wide-ranging recommendations that affect many aspects of the Bill. The Joint Committee on...

Proposed Domestic Abuse Bill: changes needed
posted on: Jun 14, 2019 | author: Campaigns

Appeal opened to fund legal action

The failure to prosecute and deter rape makes us all less safe. The End Violence Against Women Coalition (EVAW) has...

Appeal opened to fund legal action
posted on: Jun 13, 2019 | author: Campaigns

Celebrities, safeguarding and lesbian girls

‘We call upon the NSPCC to continue to safeguard our children in a thoughtful and considered way’. The...

Celebrities, safeguarding and lesbian girls
posted on: Jun 13, 2019 | author: Campaigns

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