Equality and Human Rights Commission

Friday, March 6, 2020

Friday, March 6, 2020

Watchdog urged to investigate ‘Islamophobia crisis’ in Tory Party

Watchdog urged to investigate ‘Islamophobia crisis’ in Tory Party

The Conservatives have been accused of dealing with Islamophobia with “denial, dismissal and deceit” as more than 300 claims are made.

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Dame Margaret Hodge brands Labour antisemitism probe 'depressing'

Dame Margaret Hodge brands Labour antisemitism probe 'depressing'

A human rights watchdog has launched a formal investigation into whether the Labour Party "unlawfully discriminated against, harassed or victimised people because they are Jewish".

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

MPs demand probe into ‘race discrimination’

MPs demand probe into ‘race discrimination’ in Windrush scandal

MPs demand probe into ‘race discrimination’ in Windrush scandal

A group of MPs has referred the Home Office to the equalities watchdog over the Windrush scandal, urging an investigation into whether people were unlawfully discriminated against on the basis of their race.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Labour and Tories go head to head on equality and discrimination

Has Labour's equality drive backfired? Tories certainly think so

Has Labour's equality drive backfired? Tories certainly think so

Labour's Young Labour Equalities Conference has come under fire for not allowing white heterosexual able-bodied men to attend

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Landlord forced to drop ban on 'Indian and Pakistani tenants who leave behind curry smell'

Landlord forced to drop ban on 'Indian and Pakistani tenants who leave behind curry smell'

Landlord forced to drop 'abhorrent' ban on Indian and Pakistani tenants

Fergus Wilson claims he is not racist and the ruling will cause problems in the housing market