In Memory Of Dr Carl Hylton

In Memory of Dr Carl Hylton

We offer the friends and family of Dr Carl Hylton our deepest condolences at his passing. As a foundIng member of JUST, he was deeply committed to the fight for social justice and equality. We are the poorer for the…

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Why I decided to leave the Lib Dems – Lester Holloway

My reason for ending associations with this party was its’ collective failure to promote race equality and anti-racism both in policy terms and within the party itself. Some of the issues may be internal but as a public party that seeks public votes these are issues that concern us all, regardless of political affiliation or support. Indeed they are issues that, to a greater or lesser extent, affect all parties.
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Lobbying Yorkshire Peers against the Immigration Bill

  Last week Lester Holloway's (Policy Officer for Voice4Change) article Why the Immigration Bill is Flawed outlined the damaging impact the Immigration Bill would have if it passes through the House of Lords.  JUST West Yorkshire have compiled a list of peers who have affiliation with Yorkshire. …

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Liberal Democrat Task Force on Race Equality – first report

The first report of the Liberal Democrat Task Force on Race Equality addresses race equality in education and employment. Published in June 2013, the report recommends maintaining the wider role of the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC), reinstating funding to the…

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[Report] IT HAPPENS HERE: Equipping the United Kingdom to fight modern slavery

A policy report by the Slavery Working Group Human trafficking is the recruitment and movement of people by means such as violent force, fraud, coercion or deception, or abuse of their vulnerability with the aim of exploiting them. It is…

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