Blogs

3 Sep 2013

The number of Syrians forced to seek shelter abroad since civil war began in 2011 has passed 2 million, with no sign of the outflow ending soon.

3 Sep 2013

The housing and homelessness charity Shelter says that England needs a massive expansion of shared ownership homes for a generation of "forgotten families".

3 Sep 2013

The TUC has lodged a complaint with the European Commission against the UK government for failing to implement the Temporary Agency Workers Directive.

2 Sep 2013

Action AWE and Trident Ploughshares blockaded the Atomic Weapons Establishment (AWE) in Burghfield today (2 September)

2 Sep 2013

Jubilee Debt Campaign activists will be protesting outside the UK Treasury later this week, with their call for 'Life before debt'.

2 Sep 2013

US Catholic bishops want a ceasefire and "a future for all Syrians, one that respects human rights and religious freedom.”

2 Sep 2013

Three of Britain's leading Free Churches have applauded the decision of the UK Parliament to reject military action in Syria.

2 Sep 2013

Catholic organisations are calling on G20 leaders to consider how well they have served the needs of the poorest and most vulnerable.

2 Sep 2013

The government's shares for rights scheme, which takes effect from today, will strip staff of basic employment rights and could cost taxpayers £1bn, the TUC warns.