‘Conservatives today are sceptical of the Human Rights Act’, finds an August 2017 Bright Blue report.
Fighting for Freedom (pdf) explores the development and importance of human rights in England. In particular, it examines the historical and philosophical relationship between conservatism and human rights.
In the second of her series of articles, Angela Patrick looks at how the common law protects the fundamental right of access to justice.
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office has published its 2016 Annual Human Rights Report.
In this country, as a result of discrimination, too many people are held back because of who they are rather than what they do, finds a July 2017 Bright Blue report.
Black people in particular are now six times as likely to be searched, up from four times the previous year. In some parts of the country, this difference is even more stark, says a Criminal Justice Alliance report.
Instead of protecting children who have fled to Europe for safety, Government is failing them, finds a July 2017 report by the Human Trafficking Foundation.
The Children’s Rights Alliance (CRAE) has published two child-friendly resources on children’s rights.
The increasing absence of Muslims from British civil society is a growing problem in the UK, says a July 2017 report from the Citizens Commission on Islam, Participation and Public Life.
The Independent Food Network (Ifan) has been carrying out research on the growth of food banks out side of the Trussell Trust network, Britain’s biggest food bank network.
A report on hate crime in Scotland 2016-17 has been published by Scotland’s prosecution service.