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Someone to listen to

Stephen Grosz writes engagingly wise...

By 
Mike Guilfoyle
26 February 2014
News

'Income inequality harms us all'

Research published in the journal Paediatrics has linked inequality to child maltreatment. Data from US counties have shown a relationship even after adjusting for...

19 February 2014
News

Police custody unsuitable for mental health patients

A ‘crisis care concordat’ signed by 22 national organisations, including the Department of Health, the Home Office and the charity Mind, says police custody should not be used because mental health services are not available, and police cars and other vehicles should not be used as ambulances to...

18 February 2014
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Rearranging the deckchairs

What to make of yesterday’s announcement by the Ministry of Justice that it is...

By 
Richard Garside
14 January 2011
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One cheer for votes for prisoners

For those who still doubt that Andrew Neil is, at heart, a deeply unpleasant man, take a look at his BBC ‘interview’ of a couple of days ago...

By 
Richard Garside
4 November 2010