subscribe: Posts | Comments

RECENT FROM Politics

Scathing letter on universal credit

Scathing letter on universal credit

‘From pilot to roll out, there has been no attempt to acknowledge or fix the problems that hurt so...

RECENT FROM Society

A woman’s space in the UK

A woman’s space in the UK

Call to action. The UK government’s Equalities Office is consulting on changes to the existing Gender...

RECENT FROM Campaigns

The two-child limit: judicial review granted

The two-child limit: judicial review granted

“Anyone with an ounce of humanity can see how toxic and ill thought out this policy is.” Permission has...

New focus on ending violence against women

‘Prevention work must lie at the core of addressing this challenge’. The European Union (EU) and the...

New focus on ending violence against women
posted on: Sep 29, 2017 | author: Campaigns

Open letter protests rape clause

‘We strongly oppose the UK government’s two-child tax credit limit’. Twenty-five women’s...

Open letter protests rape clause
posted on: Sep 27, 2017 | author: Campaigns

Not monkeys but lions

“Strikers in saris” and their fight for fair treatment. A new play that relives the extraordinary true story of...

Not monkeys but lions
posted on: Sep 27, 2017 | author: Sue Tapply

Focus on perpetrators needed

The question is ‘Why doesn’t he stop?’ Women’s groups, campaigners and assorted sisters have welcomed the...

Focus on perpetrators needed
posted on: Sep 26, 2017 | author: Campaigns

A convention largely ignored

Involvement of Disabled Women: Nothing about us without us. By Sisters of Frida, an experimental collective of...

A convention largely ignored
posted on: Sep 26, 2017 | author: Campaigns

Treaty banning nuclear weapons signed

“We cannot allow these doomsday weapons to endanger our world and our children’s future.” Amid tensions over...

Treaty banning nuclear weapons signed
posted on: Sep 25, 2017 | author: Sue Tapply

Abortion rights progress

Abortion ‘should be treated as a medical, rather than a criminal issue’. In a major important step for...

Abortion rights progress
posted on: Sep 25, 2017 | author: Campaigns

Nurses and health unions fight on

Scrap the 1 per cent pay cap, match wage increases to inflation and restore lost pay. The Royal College of Nursing has...

Nurses and health unions fight on
posted on: Sep 21, 2017 | author: Campaigns

« Previous Entries Next Entries »