Remove ‘porn addict’ Toby Young from university watchdog, says Labour

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Fresh pressure to remove Toby Young from a new universities watchdog was heaped on Theresa May today when it was revealed he has admitted to being a porn “addict”. In a 2001 Spectator article titled “Confessions of a porn addict”, … Continue reading

Equalities Minister calls on employers to stop ‘sexist’ dress codes in workplace

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Employers must review their dress codes to reform any offices retaining a “dodgy 1970s workplace diktat”, the Equalities Minister has said. Caroline Dinenage spoke out against “outdated and sexist” employment practices uncovered after more than 150,000 people signed an e-petition … Continue reading

‘Segregation’
 to be put under MP’s spotlight

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The Shadow Equalities Secretary is setting out to prove that the party is not afraid to ask the difficult questions around issues like immigration, as she prepares to launch a new inquiry into the growing challenges posed by segregation. Inspired … Continue reading

Labour reshuffle: Abbott to shadow home secretary and Sarah Champion has been made shadow women and equalities minister

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Diane Abbott has been promoted to shadow home secretary in Jeremy Corbyn’s reshuffle of his shadow cabinet. Shami Chakrabarti is shadow Attorney General while Jo Stevens is the new shadow Welsh secretary. Dame Rosie Winterton was replaced by Nick Brown … Continue reading