Tory Minister suggests Waspi women take up an apprenticeship as a route to re-employment

Tory Minister Guy Opperman has suggested women affected by the changing of pension age from 60 to 65 could take up an apprenticeship as a route to re-employment, in a statement which has “enraged” Waspi women and met with cries … Continue reading Tory Minister suggests Waspi women take up an apprenticeship as a route to re-employment

Theresa May can’t assure a family won’t be deported, despite very real threat of FGM against 3-year-old girl

Hannah Bardell, an SNP MP, raised the issue to Theresa May about one of her constituents – a woman who is being deported despite the very real threat of her 3-year-old daughter becoming a victim of female genital mutilation. The … Continue reading Theresa May can’t assure a family won’t be deported, despite very real threat of FGM against 3-year-old girl

11% of women report discrimination at work after having babies

The government commissioned a report in 2015 which revealed 11% of new mothers report discrimination at work as a result of having a baby. The reasons range from being dismissed, made redundant though others weren’t, or treated badly so they … Continue reading 11% of women report discrimination at work after having babies

Mother and toddler continue separation as her visa is refused for a second time

A woman has been refused a visa for the second time, meaning she can not join her husband and two-year-old son in Newport. The first time she failed her visa test as she didn’t have a good knowledge of English, … Continue reading Mother and toddler continue separation as her visa is refused for a second time

Women will march against a DUP deal in a protest named a “River of Red”

The organiser of the Women’s March Against the DUP Deal has written in the Huffpost about a march to take place on Saturday, named a “River of Red”. The marchers will be wearing red “in protest at all the blood … Continue reading Women will march against a DUP deal in a protest named a “River of Red”

A petition demanding there be no Tory-DUP coalition and Theresa May’s resignation has gained 500,000 signatures

The Change.org petition, started by “Winston Churchill”, calls for the prime minister to resign and stop pursuing a coalition with the DUP. The petition raises the following points: Theresa May said there will NOT be a coalition of CHAOS. She … Continue reading A petition demanding there be no Tory-DUP coalition and Theresa May’s resignation has gained 500,000 signatures

Theresa May forms a government with a party with terrorist associations and outdated right-wing views

Theresa May and the Conservative party have visited with the Queen to outline their plans to create a new minority government, propped up by the DUP, a political party in Northern Ireland with a number of outdated views which do … Continue reading Theresa May forms a government with a party with terrorist associations and outdated right-wing views