JUST Director, Civil Rights Leader, Ratna Lachman Has Sadly Passed Away

JUST Director, civil rights leader, Ratna Lachman has sadly passed away

The JUST board would like to share with the JUST family, community and supporters that the civil rights leader, feminist, human rights and civil liberties champion that is Ratna Lachman, has sadly passed away. Ratna leaves behind an organisational legacy…

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EQUITY BEFORE THE LAW FOR TERRORISM OFFENCES

EQUITY BEFORE THE LAW FOR TERRORISM OFFENCES

JUST calls on the Home Secretary, Amber Rudd, Scotland Yard and the Crown Prosecution Service to treat all terror suspects equally before the law. Today's hearing of the accused, Darren Osborne, should send out a clear message to the country that…

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JUST’s Letter To The IPCC After The Fatal Shooting Of Mohammed Yassar Yaqub

JUST’s Letter To The IPCC After The Fatal Shooting Of Mohammed Yassar Yaqub

ISSUED BY JUST YORKSHIRE 6 January 2017 JUST'S LETTER TO THE IPCC COMMISSIONER DERRICK CAMPBELL FOLLOWING THE FATAL SHOOTING OF MOHAMMED YASSAR YAQUB Dear Commissioner Derrick Campbell, In light of the fatal shooting of Mohammed Yassar Yaqub by officers from the West…

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JUST’S RESPONSE TO THE FATAL SHOOTING OF MOHAMMED YASSAR YAQUB

JUST’S RESPONSE TO THE FATAL SHOOTING OF MOHAMMED YASSAR YAQUB

JUST Yorkshire is calling on the IPCC to undertake a full and thorough investigation of the incidents that led to the fatal shooting of 28-year old Mohammed Yassar Yaqub of Huddersfield on the 2nd of January by officers from the…

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JUST YORKSHIRE’S RESPONSE TO THE CASEY REVIEW: A REVIEW INTO OPPORTUNITY AND INTEGRATION

JUST YORKSHIRE’S RESPONSE TO THE CASEY REVIEW: A REVIEW INTO OPPORTUNITY AND INTEGRATION

JUST Yorkshire expresses deep disappointment at the outcome of the Casey Review because it believes that it unfairly stigmatises ethnic minority communities for the so-called failure of integration. In overlooking the failure of successive governments to tackle deep-rooted inequalities that disproportionately impact on…

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STATEMENT ISSUED BY JUST TO TELEGRAPH AND ARGUS

The Telegraph and Argus reported on 10 December 2014 that JUST West Yorkshire is involved in a partnership event on Child Sexual Exploitation at the Bradford University on the 18 December 2015 with Mothers Against CSE. The report can be read…

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Over 100 civil society groups call for political leaders to recognise the value of human rights here at home

Today people across the world celebrate global Human Rights Day, a time to remember the everyday importance of human rights in protecting human dignity and providing a check on Government power. Here in the UK over 100 civil society groups,…

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