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 »
Read my posts about equalities issues.
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 »
The Tour Down Under has decided to replace its podium girls with junior cyclists. The call comes after the South Australian government withdrew its support of the use of models on the podium in a drive to improve body image. … Read the full post »
During the 2015 Lib Dem leadership contest, both Tim Farron and Norman Lamb backed the idea of a ‘Morrissey 2’ report, a follow up to Helena Morrissey’s report into Liberal Democrat culture and processes which would focus on race and ethnicity in the party. … Read the full post »
Excellent news that the government is set to accept an amendment put down by the Liberal Democrats to the Police and Crime Bill. … Read the full post »