Tag: human rights

MPs Urged To Vote Against Policing Bill

This weekend should have been consecrated to vigils nationwide and reflection on how a young woman in London could be killed while making her way home. But it also became a weekend that invited serious criticism over the policing of public...

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Why We Don’t Want a Brexit Deal on ‘Australian Terms’

As the Brexit deadline looms, the UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson has discussed the “strong possibility that we will “leave the EU on Australian terms”. This statement comes as the UK government and the EU have yet to agree to a deal, despite it...

UK’s Human Rights Act ‘Under Attack’

The government have launched a review into the 1998 Human Rights Act, a decision which Labour has described as ‘bonkers’. The UK government has launched an independent review of the Human Rights Act. The controversial assessment will...

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Let’s Talk About the UK’s Black Lives Matter Movement

Supporting Black Lives Matter in the UK The brutal murder of George Floyd this May has sparked a fresh surge in global anti-racism campaigning, with race now pushed to the forefront of many people’s social and political agendas.  Floyd, a...