Blogs

10 Jul 2013

Campaigners have demanded action from governments and companies to end the use of sandblasting and other unsafe processes in the manufacture of denim jeans.

9 Jul 2013

The General Synod of the Church of England has reaffirmed its commitment to women bishops and called for new draft legislation to be introduced.

9 Jul 2013

Amnesty International is calling for an urgent independent investigation into the reported deaths of at least 51 people outside the Republican Guard headquarters on 8 July.

8 Jul 2013

Former US President Jimmy Carter has called the abuse of women the “most pervasive and unaddressed human rights violation in the whole world.”

7 Jul 2013

The Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics is organising a mullti- disciplinary,multi-faith project to explore whether religious people and religious institutions benefit animals.

6 Jul 2013

The new Vice-President of the Methodist Conference, Dr Daleep Mukraji, has called on Methodists to "speak out, take sides," and "stand up for justice."

6 Jul 2013

Lawyers for four Guantanamo detainees have warned that the prison may become “a veritable force-feeding factory” during Ramadan.