A former Mayor and current Conservative councillor in Test Valley has been expelled by the party following a racist comment made on social media. … Read the full post »
Read my posts about equalities issues.
Lib Dem Newswire #109 includes a poll showing how the Lib Dems might rise to 18%, Jo Swinson talking about the fight for equalities, an interview with Lib Dem Voice editor Caron Lindsay and a welcome step forward for electoral reform in Wales. … Read the full post »
Kamran Hussain, Yorkshire and Humber Liberal Democrats Regional Chair, received an award for services to law at last week’s British Muslim Awards. … Read the full post »
Out next month is Liberal Democrat Deputy Leader Jo Swinson’s book Equal Power. You can pre-order your copy right now. … Read the full post »
On Jan. 1, Iceland made it illegal to pay men more than women—an inequality that exists (with respect to average gross hourly and annual income) in almost every nation. … Read the full post »
Tense situations at home and at work during the painful adjustment to a multi-racial society in post-war Britain is the 1961 British film ‘Flame in the Streets’ in a nutshell. … Read the full post »
Lib Dem Deputy Leader Jo Swinson’s piece over the weekend has already attracted much attention. She’s kindly given me permission to reproduce it in full here. … Read the full post »
Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron has written a piece for Operation Black Vote about their Race Equality Manifesto and how the Liberal Democrats would tackle discrimination and inequality. … Read the full post »
Liberal Democrats set out plans to introduce mandatory reporting on the ethnicity pay gap for organisations with 250 employees or more.
Three women are celebrating winning a battle against “dinosaurs” who tried to block their attempts to join Tyldesley Conservative Club’s committee. … Read the full post »