#House of Commons

  • Article: The UK’s Groundbreaking Domestic Abuse Bill Has Finally Passed.  Here’s What You Need to Know.

    The UK’s Groundbreaking Domestic Abuse Bill Has Finally Passed. Here’s What You Need to Know.

    By Helen Lock|July 8, 2020

    The bill is a landmark moment for protecting survivors of domestic abuse. Read more

  • Article: The British Government Just Cut Protections for Child Refugees in the Brexit Bill

    The British Government Just Cut Protections for Child Refugees in the Brexit Bill

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 23, 2020

    What does the policy change means for unaccompanied refugee children with family in the UK? Read more

  • Article: This Father Was Trapped in Slavery in Scotland — Now He Has a Job With the Co-op

    This Father Was Trapped in Slavery in Scotland — Now He Has a Job With the Co-op

    By Imogen Calderwood|Co-op|Oct. 11, 2018

    Frank* was promised a job and a home, but when he arrived in Britain he was met by a criminal gang. Read more

  • Article: Late MP Jo Cox Now Has a Square in Brussels Named After Her

    Late MP Jo Cox Now Has a Square in Brussels Named After Her

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 27, 2018

    It’s a place where the “values she stood by can be remembered.” Read more

  • Article: This UK Minister Just Made History by Using Sign Language in Parliament

    This UK Minister Just Made History by Using Sign Language in Parliament

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 4, 2018

    She’s the first government minister to do so. Read more

  • Article: This MP Just Made History by Telling House of Commons She's on Her Period

    This MP Just Made History by Telling House of Commons She's on Her Period

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 29, 2018

    She did it to highlight a really important problem. Read more

  • Article: Britain's Fast Fashion Industry Could Be Set for a Makeover

    Britain's Fast Fashion Industry Could Be Set for a Makeover

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 22, 2018

    Cheap, throwaway fashion is wreaking havoc on the environment. Read more

  • Article: MPs Just Backed a Bill to Allow Child Refugees to Unite with Family in the UK

    MPs Just Backed a Bill to Allow Child Refugees to Unite with Family in the UK

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 19, 2018

    Britain and Denmark are the only European countries that deny children the right. Read more