Blogs

27 Aug 2015

Nominees for the Liberty Human Rights Awards announced this week include ground-breaking activists, fearless young campaigners, lawyers and artists.

26 Aug 2015

A new report says Saudi Arabia is carrying out executions at an average rate of one every two days, with at least 102 people executed in the first six months of this year.

26 Aug 2015

Dynamics of “Indigenous ecological spiritualties and Christian faith” have been explored in detail at a World Council of Churches seminar in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

26 Aug 2015

Quakers in Britain will run discussions, kite-making workshops, storytelling, songs, debates and meetings for worship at the Greenbelt festival of music, art and faith.

25 Aug 2015

The UN refugee agency is assisting refugees and migrants amid chaotic scenes over the weekend as thousands of people tried to cross into Macedonia from the Greek border.

25 Aug 2015

The TUC and the National Union of Students will today sign an agreement for joint campaigning between the trade union and student movements for the coming year.

25 Aug 2015

The University of Stirling has responded to concern over the imminent closure of its religion department, but the situation remains hugely uncertain.

24 Aug 2015

The UK government has refused to support a British student’s request to be released from a UAE prison, despite his having been tortured into a false confession, says Reprieve.

24 Aug 2015

Young people’s falling long-term economic prospects will not be improved by cutting pensioner benefits to fund more public spending on the young, says a new TUC report.