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Priti Patel’s new bill ‘treats peaceful protest like knife crime or terrorism’
Public Order Bill

Priti Patel’s new bill ‘treats peaceful protest like knife crime or terrorism’

“It criminalises peaceful protest in a way which has not been done before,” MPs were told today.

Public do not support Priti Patel’s plans to increase police powers, poll finds
Public Order Bill

Public do not support Priti Patel’s plans to increase police powers, poll finds

The plans show a government ‘out of step with the public’, human rights group Liberty has warned.

How you can have your say on Priti Patel’s anti-protest Public Order Bill
Public Order Bill

How you can have your say on Priti Patel’s anti-protest Public Order Bill

One MP branded the new law a “public oppression bill”.

Police anti-racism plan can’t work if stop and search powers are increased, campaigners say
Racism

Police anti-racism plan can’t work if stop and search powers are increased, campaigners say

Boris Johnson criticised for saying male refugees are ‘queue jumping’ ahead of women and children
Social Justice

Boris Johnson criticised for saying male refugees are ‘queue jumping’ ahead of women and children

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The controversial new laws rushed through by the government this week
Politics

The controversial new laws rushed through by the government this week

Priti Patel’s ‘refugee pushback’ policy has been scrapped days before a High Court review
Home Office

Priti Patel’s ‘refugee pushback’ policy has been scrapped days before a High Court review

Child Q: Priti Patel urged to take ‘urgent action’ after police accused of stonewalling report
Child Q

Child Q: Priti Patel urged to take ‘urgent action’ after police accused of stonewalling report

Priti Patel authorises three year visas for Ukrainian surrogates
Ukraine crisis

Priti Patel authorises three year visas for Ukrainian surrogates

Priti Patel U-turn means Ukrainian refugees can apply for visas online
Ukraine crisis

Priti Patel U-turn means Ukrainian refugees can apply for visas online

BT is still working on its controversial 888 ‘Walk Me Home’ app to protect women
Violence Against Women

BT is still working on its controversial 888 ‘Walk Me Home’ app to protect women

Exclusive: Home Office staff ‘mingled and drank prosecco’ during lockdown
Partygate

Exclusive: Home Office staff ‘mingled and drank prosecco’ during lockdown

Who could replace Boris Johnson as prime minister?
Politics

Who could replace Boris Johnson as prime minister?

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Protesters urge Lords to vote down Nationality and Borders Bill as it returns to parliament
Borders Bill

Protesters urge Lords to vote down Nationality and Borders Bill as it returns to parliament

‘They want to take your soul’: The race to stop Priti Patel’s Jamaica deportation flight
Hostile Environment

‘They want to take your soul’: The race to stop Priti Patel’s Jamaica deportation flight

Priti Patel threatened with legal action if she doesn’t give up control of Windrush compensation scheme
Windrush

Priti Patel threatened with legal action if she doesn’t give up control of Windrush compensation scheme

Home Office in U-turn over ‘discriminatory’ plans to give police more stop and search powers
Politics

Home Office in U-turn over ‘discriminatory’ plans to give police more stop and search powers

Citizenship is not a ‘privilege’ – the Borders Bill clause is a threat to ethnic minority Britons
Alba Kapoor

Citizenship is not a ‘privilege’ – the Borders Bill clause is a threat to ethnic minority Britons

At least 27 people die after migrant boat capsizes in Channel
News

At least 27 people die after migrant boat capsizes in Channel

MPs join calls for Windrush compensation scheme to be taken off Home Office
Windrush Scandal

MPs join calls for Windrush compensation scheme to be taken off Home Office

Borders Bill will be ‘catastrophic’ for victims of modern slavery, MPs told
Home Office

Borders Bill will be ‘catastrophic’ for victims of modern slavery, MPs told

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Women’s groups threaten Priti Patel with legal action over ‘inadequate’ Sarah Everard inquiry
Activism

Women’s groups threaten Priti Patel with legal action over ‘inadequate’ Sarah Everard inquiry

Women and LGBTQ+ people in Afghanistan are still waiting for the UK refugees scheme to open
Social Justice

Women and LGBTQ+ people in Afghanistan are still waiting for the UK refugees scheme to open

The problems with BT’s £50m 888 app to protect women on their way home
Social Justice

The problems with BT’s £50m 888 app to protect women on their way home