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Equality

The fight for equality and our civil liberties

I’m Jake and I am Head of Policy here at Centre. Prior to my role at Centre I ran a student newspaper and am currently working on health policy for the Red Cross. I study Politics and International Relations, specialising in conflict resolution and human rights. As Head of Policy I don’t carry a specific […]

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Equality Justice

Passing the Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill will harm minorities, not help

Ahead of tomorrow’s vote on the Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill, I felt as if it was important to further lay out why oppose this bill and why its implementation will directly harm minorities within the UK. This is a government bill that has been widely spoken over the weekend due to its contents […]

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Equality

International Women’s Day

Today is International Women’s Day, which is incredibly important to us here at Centre. This is because it is a day that reminds us of barriers within society and how women are disproportionately affected by these. It also allows us to celebrate the achievements that have taken place to improve the position of women in […]

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Equality

It’s time to decriminalise sex work

Sex work is a topic that isn’t exactly at the top of the political agenda at the moment by any means. If anything I hardly ever see it mentioned. In part thats probably because there is a taboo around it within politics and that means its not been discussed as much as it should be. […]