Blogs

7 Nov 2014

British security company G4S is refusing to address concerns over its involvement in the running of the US prison at Guantánamo Bay.

7 Nov 2014

The Christian Funders’ Forum is to launch their first Christian social action awards ceremony, celebrating projects implemented by churches and Christian organisations.

6 Nov 2014

The economy can support a significant increase in the National Minimum Wage and there is a growing consensus this will benefit long term growth and stability, says the TUC.

6 Nov 2014

The UN Security Council has voiced alarm at the eruption of hostilities in South Sudan which has left many civilians dead and injured, adding to the country's humanitarian crisis

5 Nov 2014

The Royal British Legion, who run the Poppy Appeal, have in recent years shown a tendency to misuse the message of remembrance to encourage a pro-war, jingoistic agenda. They have now taken things a step further by using an anti-war song in a fundraising film – after taking the anti-war lyrics out.

5 Nov 2014

A normally secretive court is to consider whether the Government should be made to release more information regarding its surveillance of legally privileged communications.

5 Nov 2014

UK immigrants who arrived since 2000 are less likely to receive benefits and less likely to live in social housing than UK natives, says UCL research.