Relive The JUST Yorkshire Launch From The 29th August

Relive the JUST Yorkshire Launch from the 29th August

Following the successful launch of JUST Yorkshire (formerly known as JUST West Yorkshire) on the 29th of August, 2017, in Rotherham, you can now relive the best bits. You can read our annual report here and the much awaited and…

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Drive For Justice – Stop The Rohingya Genocide

Drive for Justice – Stop the Rohingya Genocide

On Sunday 17th September, JUST Yorkshire will be supporting a protest in solidarity with the Rohingya community who are being indiscriminately slaughtered by government forces in Myanmar. Alongside Amnesty International, Stand Up To Racism, Blackburn and Darwen United Against Racism, and…

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JUST Yorkshire Apologises For The Implications Of The Reference To Ms Sara Khan And Inspire In Our Rethinking Prevent Report: A Case For An Alternative Approach

JUST Yorkshire apologises for the implications of the reference to Ms Sara Khan and Inspire in our Rethinking Prevent Report: A Case for an Alternative Approach

Nadeem Murtuja, Chair of JUST Yorkshire stated: “Following a review of concerns expressed to us initially via a press release from Inspire on the 30th of August, and the impact of referencing Ms Sara Khan in our report, and by extension…

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JUST Yorkshire 2016/17 Annual Report

JUST Yorkshire 2016/17 Annual Report

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JUST Yorkshire Launch Independent Report On Prevent Which Concludes It Is Built On A Foundation Of Islamophobia And Racism And Must Be Axed

JUST Yorkshire launch independent report on Prevent which concludes it is built on a foundation of Islamophobia and racism and must be axed

JUST Yorkshire have launched a damning independent review into a strand of the government’s counter-terrorism initiative, Prevent, calling for its immediate closure. The report, produced by senior lecturer in social sciences at Leeds Beckett University, Dr Waqas Tufail, and Dr…

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JUST Yorkshire Condemns Racist, Islamophobic And Life Threatening Literature Being Posted Throughout Hanover Square, Bradford

JUST Yorkshire condemns racist, Islamophobic and life threatening literature being posted throughout Hanover Square, Bradford

JUST Yorkshire strongly condemns the racist, Islamophobic and life threatening literature being posted throughout Hanover Square, Bradford, clearly targeting the Muslim community. JUST is incredibly concerned for the welfare of the Muslim community, particularly those who are visibly Muslim, after…

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Rethinking Prevent: A Case For An Alternative Approach

Rethinking Prevent: A Case for an Alternative Approach

Prevent aspect of government’s counter terrorism strategy must be immediately repealed to prevent further human rights abuses, research suggests.  On the 29th of August, JUST Yorkshire will launch a damning independent review of the government’s counter-terrorism Prevent strategy. The long…

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JUST Yorkshire Condemns Incendiary Statement By Sarah Champion MP

JUST Yorkshire condemns incendiary statement by Sarah Champion MP

JUST Yorkshire strongly condemns Sarah Champion MP for Rotherham, incendiary statement in the SUN newspaper "British Pakistani men ARE raping and exploiting white girls… and it’s time we faced up to it." The fact that a Labour party Minister, that is also…

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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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