Blogs

19 Mar 2014

UK Export Finance has a track record of funding dodgy deals which undermine human rights and leave a legacy of unjust debts, says Jubilee Debt Campaign in response to Budget proposals.

19 Mar 2014

Three major British Churches have criticised government plans to scrap the alcohol duty escalator as announced in the Chancellor's Budget speech today.

19 Mar 2014

Yesterday, as the UK Chancellor finalised his 2014 Budget, leaders of different faiths united against food poverty.

19 Mar 2014

The South African Council of Churches has elected new leaders at its Triennial Conference in Johannesburg, which also emphasised the vocation to justice and peace.

19 Mar 2014

Climate change campaigners in Scotland are highlighting the risk of the "carbon bubble" that could precipitate another economic crash.

19 Mar 2014

The People's Assembly against Austerity is highlighting the need and possibility of an alternative economic future on Budget Day 2014.

19 Mar 2014

Bernadette Meaden read Thomas Berry's book as the UK faced severe weather events. Media coverage of flooded homes, storm-lashed coasts, and crippled transport infrastructure were a vivid illustration of the growing challenge of climate change, and the urgent need for us to work with nature, rather than fight a losing battle against it. So it seems increasingly important that Berry's important message is understood and embraced.