#Britain

  • Article: Why British Farms Are 'Failing' Modern Slavery Test
    Citizenship

    Why British Farms Are 'Failing' Modern Slavery Test

    Aug. 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Workers face exploitative wages and physical attacks. Read more

  • Article: One Tweet Sparks Viral Campaign to Find Job for Refugee Rocket Scientist
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    One Tweet Sparks Viral Campaign to Find Job for Refugee Rocket Scientist

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 16, 2018

    “Mohamed’s story shows that when refugees are given the opportunity, they thrive!” Read more

  • Article: 31 People Charged With Rape and Human Trafficking Offences of Girls as Young as 12 in Yorkshire
    Girls & Women

    31 People Charged With Rape and Human Trafficking Offences of Girls as Young as 12 in Yorkshire

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 15, 2018

    Five women said they were abused as children between 2005 and 2012. Read more

  • Article: More Women Wearing Veils Are Experiencing Islamophobic Abuse, Warns UK Watchdog
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    More Women Wearing Veils Are Experiencing Islamophobic Abuse, Warns UK Watchdog

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 14, 2018

    Tell Mama said there’s a “direct link” to Boris Johnson’s “letterbox” comments. Read more

  • Article: Sanitary Bins Could Be Arriving in Men's Toilets in the UK for a Great Reason
    Environment

    Sanitary Bins Could Be Arriving in Men's Toilets in the UK for a Great Reason

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 14, 2018

    It's a bit rubbish men don't get bins already. Read more

  • Article: Acid Attack Survivor Katie Piper Is the First 'Strictly Come Dancing' Star of 2018
    Girls & Women

    Acid Attack Survivor Katie Piper Is the First 'Strictly Come Dancing' Star of 2018

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 13, 2018

    Here's why that's important. Read more

  • Article: England Will End Rough Sleeping by 2027, Vows Government
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    England Will End Rough Sleeping by 2027, Vows Government

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 13, 2018

    "This is not just about putting a roof over their heads but helping them find a place to call home.” Read more

  • Article: LGBTQ People Are 14 Times More Likely to Be Homeless Than Straight People in the UK
    Girls & Women

    LGBTQ People Are 14 Times More Likely to Be Homeless Than Straight People in the UK

    Aug. 10, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Almost 80% say coming out to their parents was the main reason they lost their homes. Read more