In the 2019 Conservative leadership election, Boris Johnson claimed: “I want everybody who comes here and makes their lives here to be and to feel British”. But government policy is effectively telling hundreds of thousands of children the exact opposite.
This week, the Government brought forward long-awaited legislation on leasehold reform.
Whilst its Ground Rents Bill sounds like a step in the right direction for future homeowners, it doesn’t go far enough towards ending this exploitative model of ownership.
In the past week, we have heard sombre stories about the state of children’s social care in the UK. The Department for Education revealed that the number of looked-after children has hit its highest number yet – up 1 per cent from 2020 to 80,850.
We’re coming to the end of the second annual Black Maternal Health Awareness Week, founded by fantastic campaign group Five X More.
Online platforms must take responsibility and work to prevent incel culture gaining credence and indoctrinating more young men.
In the face of a Government that is determined to ratchet up nuclear tensions, it’s more important than ever to learn the lessons of Hiroshima and say never again to nuclear weapons.