Amber Rudd

Tories' Wind Farm Move Is A 'Chilling Signal' For Renewable Energy

PA | Posted 18.06.2015 | UK

The Government is to end new subsidies for onshore wind farms by closing the existing payments schemes a year early, it has announced.The move aims to...

Tackling Climate Change Does More Than Tackle Climate Change

Joe Ware | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK
Joe Ware

One of the rocks that climate change sceptics like to throw at those advocating action to tackle climate change is that it's all very well for the rich developed world to reduce its carbon footprint but it's immoral to ask the world's poor to give up cheap energy such as coal. Yes, climate change may be happening, they say, but it's unfair to pull up the fossil fuel ladder from developing countries.

Ones To Watch

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 15.08.2013 | UK Politics

The last parliamentary session saw a number of politicians rise up the ranks and enter the public conscience. Some for good reasons - think Adam A...

The 2013 All Male Treasury Minister Line-Up

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 20.03.2013 | UK Politics

Budget 2013 live : Follow George Osborne's announcement here with our 'At A Glance' guide to all the big decisions on the economy. It appears that ...

'I Was A Feminist Before I Was A Tory'

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 13.12.2012 | UK Politics

Twenty six years ago, Amber Rudd was handed a bag of porn videos by her boss. "When I joined JP Morgan, after my training course I went up to the t...

Slut Shaming And Sexual Bullying: Girls Face Struggle At Schools

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 12.12.2012 | UK

Young girls and women are subject to "slut shaming" and sexual bullying in schools, according to research from an academic and former advisor to the H...

'We're Putting Feminism And Women's Rights Back Where They Belong'

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 22.04.2013 | UK

It's been more than 100 years since Emmeline Pankhurst rushed parliament, demanding that women get the vote. Now, her great-granddaughter Helen, a...

The Food Crisis in Somalia has got Much Worse

Amber Rudd | Posted 15.11.2011 | UK Politics
Amber Rudd

One might think that things had improved in the horn of Africa if one only followed the media, but unfortunately they have not. The food crisis has, I am afraid, got much worse. Last week, the UN announced that a sixth region of Somalia has entered the famine.