Blogs

20 Sep 2013

Although 63 per cent of Anglicans believe the C of E should take a lead on climate change, a new survey shows only 25 per cent think it should disinvest from fossil fuel companies.

19 Sep 2013

The number of homeless families living in emergency bed and breakfast accommodation is at its highest in nearly ten years, says Shelter.

19 Sep 2013

UK Churches promote peace and justice next week, on Peacemaking Sunday (22 September) and during the World Week for Peace in Palestine Israel (22-28 September).

19 Sep 2013

Amnesty International has welcomed the release of prominent Iranian human rights lawyer, Nasrin Sotoudeh, and at least 11 political activists.

19 Sep 2013

Nearly one in three council housing tenants affected by the bedroom tax have fallen behind on their rent, according to new figures from False Economy.

18 Sep 2013

The Greek authorities must do everything in their power to prevent further politically motivated violence, says Amnesty, following the killing of an anti-fascist supporter.

18 Sep 2013

The baby daughter of a British mother potentially facing the death penalty in Pakistan marked her first birthday in prison on 15 September.

18 Sep 2013

Brazilian Guarani Indians have carried out a courageous ‘retomada’ (re-occupation) of the sugar cane plantation that has taken over their ancestral land.