Wednesday, December 11 2013
|The parliamentary Standards Committee has published a new report on All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) amid concerns of their abuse for lobbying and a lack of transparency. The Standards Committee has made several recommendations proposing that they take effect at ...|
|There has been some coverage in the press (see Mail on Sunday , Daily Telegraph and The Guardian ) of UKIP leader Nigel Farage’s defence of councillor Victoria Ayling’s comments about immigration in a video recently published by the Mail on Sunday.|
Despite being “odd” Nigel Farage...
A local news site,
, reports on the results of a Freedom of Information request to Bolton Council which reveals the number of racist incidents in Bolton schools as averaging one a day.
The FOI reveals that 2397 cases of racism have been recorded in 12...
|Yasmin Alibhai-Brown in her column in the Independent yesterday returns to the topic of gender segregation in universities relaying the protest that is to take place in opposition to guidelines published a couple of weeks ago by Universities UK.|
The guidelines deal with t...
On the first anniversary of the publication of Lord Justice Leveson's report , following the Inquiry into the Culture, Practices and Ethics of the Press, The Guardian on Friday featured a full page advertisement by Hacked Off with a 100 public personalities who have signed ...
|Drawing on the recent controversies sparked by Muslim women’s dress and its adoption in marketing campaigns, journalist Elizabeth Day, in a feature article in Observer magazine last weekend, spoke to Muslim women who criticise the ‘"patronising" western attitude that as...|