World Press Freedom Index: “UK remained one of the worst-ranked Western European countries”

The World Press Freedom Index ranks 180 countries and regions according to the level of freedom available to journalists. It...

22nd April 2019 / United Kingdom

Democracy cancelled: How parties have captured hundreds of seats before local election day

By Darren Hughes - Electoral reform Society: Large parts of England are effectively democracy deserts, with hundreds of thousands of...

22nd April 2019 / United Kingdom

Note from America: An Easter Message – When Dissidents Become Enemies of the State

By John W Whitehead - constitutional attorney, Charlottesville, Virginia: When exposing a crime is treated as committing a crime, you...

21st April 2019 / United States

The climate change war is being won – one battle at a time

The climate science deniers are losing the war with each passing day. In Britain, thousands of people have taken part...

19th April 2019 / United Kingdom

In Whose Interest? The UK’s role in privatising education around the world

A new report from UK civil society organisation Global Justice Now and the National Education Union, the largest education union...

19th April 2019 / United Kingdom

Children’s life expectancy slips below their parents for the first time since records began

This week, Ordnance Survey (OS) release a short hard-hitting film in response to an Office for National Statistics report published...

19th April 2019 / United Kingdom

Global slide in rule of law and justice

By TruePublica: The World Justice Project Rule of Law Index measures how the rule of law is experienced and perceived by...

18th April 2019 / United Kingdom

Craig Murray – The final word on the Skripal story – staged?

By Craig Murray: The Official Skripal Story is a Dead Duck - One of the striking things about the official...

18th April 2019 / United Kingdom

Global Transnationals increase ‘illicit financial flows’ into tax havens

By TruePublica: We have written many times about the level of power wielded by transnational corporations and the damage they...

18th April 2019 / Global

Brexit – Now Just A Massive National Crime Scene

By Graham Vanbergen:  The official Remain campaign, then known as Britain Stronger in Europe, now Open Britain, paid a £1,250...

17th April 2019 / United Kingdom