Now we know. Welfare is for all of us.
From economics, to business, to society, to ourselves - the virus is revealing fundamental truths about our way of doing things.
The far-right and some European governments have started capitalising on the spread of Covid-19 to feed into anti-migrant narratives.
Keeping immigrants detained in these circumstances is a direct risk to their health and society at large.
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He dragged Labour back to its roots, increased its membership and found a strong audience with Trade Unions. The BFAWU's Ian Hodson pays tribute to outgoing Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.
This Labour leadership election ought to be a battle for ideas and how we challenge a political and financial establishment that has had the system rigged in their favour for far too long.
Coronavirus is forcing food bank closure, just as their services are needed the most.
With 20 years since the Act came into force, we've little to celebrate.
Planning for people
The English planning system is under review. This video explains the issues and loopholes that lie in the current (and proposed) planning policy. It describes how we’d like to shape it to work for local people and the countryside, rather than to profit developers. Find out more at www.cpre.org.uk/planningforpeople
As a result of the coronavirus situation, people will be looking at their finances.
Humanist pastoral carers and funeral celebrants as ‘key workers’ delivering round-the-clock services during Coronavirus
Humanist pastoral carers working in hospitals, hospices, and prisons, along with humanist funeral celebrants, have been recognised as ‘key workers’ during the current crisis.
New funeral guidelines issued: live streaming, delayed memorials, and new gestures to replace hugging
Humanists UK has facilitated new industry-wide Coronavirus guidelines for funeral celebrants, encouraging celebrants to hold live video streaming of cremations and private ‘in home’ memorials, no handling paper such as scripts and song sheets, and new gestures to replace hugging and kissing between mourners.
The Medical Defence Union (MDU), the UK’s leading medical defence organisation, announced today its support for retired members with a package of benefits to help them return to work during the Covid-19 outbreak.