American Prisons Need Reform

Ashish Prashar | Posted 14.03.2017 | UK Politics
Ashish Prashar

In the last 30 years, America has become the prison capital of the world. What has propelled the land of the free to become the isle of the incarcerated is the rise of for-profit prisons. Today there are over 2.3million people behind bars, more than in China.

We Need Consent Taught at Universities

Rachel May | Posted 15.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Rachel May

Teaching consent at Universities is not a cure-all: it is a start. We must take young people and sexual assault seriously, and the NUS and Students' Unions are taking necessary steps to do so. For those berating the need for further action, those disputing whether this is enough: there is no better place to start fighting rape culture and concepts of patriarchal masculinity, than in a classroom.

Would You Give A Potential Employer Your Facebook Password?

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.03.2012 | UK

Potential employers have taken to asking job seekers for their Facebook passwords, it has been reported. While glancing at a potential staff membe...

Arizona Employers 'Could Fire Female Workers For Using Birth Control Pills'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 16.03.2012 | UK

A proposed law in Arizona could apparently allow employers the right to fire female workers for using birth control pills. The Republican-backed H...