Blogs

8 Aug 2013

Communities, churches, statutory authorities, survivor groups, police and NGOs need to work together better to tackle modern day slavery in Scotland and the UK.

7 Aug 2013

One of the world's largest arms fairs will be held in London in September. Christians will join a day of prayer and protest on 8th September, recognising that silence in the face of evil is itself evil. However much or little time we have, and wherever we live, we can do something to speak out, says Ekklesia associate Symon Hill.

7 Aug 2013

It has often been said that there ought to be no such thing as an 'illegal' human being. Yet this language is used frequently and potently in relation to migration. Simon Barrow previews a film that looks at the issue from a human and historical point of view.

7 Aug 2013

Women political activists in rural Zimbabwe have told Amnesty International they have been threatened with violence and forced to flee with their children.

7 Aug 2013

New analysis published by the TUC shows falling household savings are underpinning the UK's economic recovery and preventing it from sliding back into recession.

7 Aug 2013

The civil liberties and human rights organisation Liberty responsed to the Home Office’s 'Go home' vans by putting its own van on the streets of London yesterday.

7 Aug 2013

Events in Northeast Asia this year “dramatise how much the region and the world still live in the shadow of mass destruction”, says the WCC.

6 Aug 2013

Members of the Scottish government's independent advisory group on combatting sectarianism say that the time for change is now.