Prison Funding Cuts: Why Is The Arts Always The First Thing To Go?

Laura Caulfield | Posted 27.02.2017 | UK Politics
Laura Caulfield

If we could remove some of the hurdles that those within the criminal justice system face in order to simply access arts-based programmes, it would free up more time for the actual programmes to be run and therefore the support to be given to those who really need it.

An Open Letter to the Chief of Ofsted and the Education Secretary

Ella Marshall | Posted 21.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Ella Marshall

Mr Wilshaw and Mrs Morgan, I sincerely hope that you do not rest easy at night when the servants of your system lie awake toiling and panicking over what extra workload tomorrow may bring...

Why Proper Paid Paternity Leave Matters to Working Women, As Well as 'Cappuccino Dads'

Samantha Mangwana | Posted 12.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Samantha Mangwana

If men and women share parenting, so that they are equally likely to take extended parental leave, and need to accommodate childcare arrangements, then the departure of mothers on maternity leave stops being a sexist problem.

DPAC (Disabled People Against Cuts) and Their Fight for Disability Rights

Alan Wyllie | Posted 07.11.2013 | UK Politics
Alan Wyllie

The Government's War on Welfare reaps destruction in its path but one heinous feature of this iniquitous 'reform' appears to have been completely igno...

A Bigger Society

Jawad Yaqub | Posted 09.04.2013 | UK Politics
Jawad Yaqub

Will the government make something of the Big Society in time to win the elections?

Minister Left Red-Faced After Civil Servants Stage Walkout Over His Visit

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.10.2012 | UK Politics

Cabinet minister Francis Maude was left red-faced on Thursday after scores of civil servants walked out in protest over his visit to their offices. ...

GPs Attack Health And Social Care Bill: 'Damaging, Unnecessary And Expensive'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.04.2012 | UK Politics

The UK's largest medical royal college of GPs has launched a scathing attack on proposed NHS reforms, branding them "damaging, unnecessary and expensi...

The Truth About Jordan

Nehad Ismail | Posted 11.03.2012 | UK
Nehad Ismail

I read with interest Dr. Joseph Olmert's article Something Is Happening in Jordan. The excellent article raised a number of contentious points and I am not going in this piece to analyse every point but would like to clarify a number of issues which Dr. Olmert touched on in his article.