Blogs

13 Jan 2014

The World Council of Churches' General Secretary helped inaugurate new offices for the World Communion of Reformed Churches in Hannover.

13 Jan 2014

The Lobbying Bill being debated at Westminster will do nothing to expose corporate lobbying, says Tamasin Cave, a director of SpinWatch, author, and leader of the Alliance for Lobbying Transparency coalition. If we are going to diminish corporate commercial influence in government, we need to understand its tactics better and call them out.

13 Jan 2014

A man who has been in prison since being sentenced to death by a Florida court in 1987, will this week have a that hearing could help prove his innocence.

13 Jan 2014

More than 3 million families are likely to cut back on food to pay their energy bills this winter, the Children’s Society has revealed.

12 Jan 2014

Mennonite Central Committee has used a portion of its $16.7 million 'quake response budget to strengthen the Desarmes community.

12 Jan 2014

Ariel Sharon died without facing justice for his role in the massacres of perhaps thousands of civilians, says Human Rights Watch.

12 Jan 2014

The Anglican Bishop of Manchester suggests that George Osborne has an attitude to poverty better suited to 'a Victorian novel'.

12 Jan 2014

The unemployment rate for the Black and the Pakistani / Bangladeshi communities is 12%, but 6% for white jobseekers.