Blogs

24 Oct 2013

There are three important lessons that we need to learn from the industrial dispute-going-on-catastrophe at the Grangemouth oil refinery, says Robin McAlpine from the Jimmy Reid Foundation. Firstly, industrial ownership in Britain is broken. Secondly, industrial relations in Britain is broken. Thirdly, London's capacity to understand or take an interest in the rest of Britain seems problematic.

24 Oct 2013

Christians around the world took to the streets to pray and ‘shine a light on corruption’ during the EXPOSED Week of Action.

24 Oct 2013

The Accord Coalition has welcomed the call by the Church of Scotland for Religious Observance in Scottish schools to be reformed.

24 Oct 2013

Old Catholics and Episcopalians (Anglicans) in Europe have agreed to enter into deeper communion

24 Oct 2013

A leading children's charity has welcomed the UK government's announcement about tougher penalties for trafficking, made on Anti-Slavery Day last week, but has also called for more concerted action.

24 Oct 2013

The political reform group Unlock Democracy has called for the House of Lords to be replaced by a fully elected second chamber.

23 Oct 2013

The World Council of Churches is working to revive “Thursdays in Black”, a campaign against sexual and gender violence.

23 Oct 2013

Environmental groups have declared their intention to campaign against a renewal of the UK civil nuclear power programme.

23 Oct 2013

Environmentalists have criticised David Cameron for his 'disingenuous' attempt to blame energy price rises on green levies.