Women and Equalities Committee

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Sexual harassment

Government is ignoring issue of sexual harassment, says Maria Miller MP

Government is ignoring issue of sexual harassment, says Maria Miller MP

The chair of the Women and Equalities Committee has claimed the government "almost ignores" sexual harassment, calling for more to be done to tackle the issue.

Monday, January 15, 2018

Monday, January 15, 2018

Labour MP Jess Phillips reveals sexual harassment she suffered as schoolgirl

Labour MP Jess Phillips reveals sexual harassment she suffered as schoolgirl

'Men masturbated in front of me while I walked to school'

A Parliamentary inquiry is to begin on the sexual harassment of women and girls in public places

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Thursday, January 26, 2017

James Whale argues with barrister over workplace dress codes

Nicola Thorpe high heels row: James Whale blasts barrister who took part in inquiry

James Whale blasts dress code inquiry barrister

Our host spoke to barrister Harini Iyenger following the publication of the Commons report which found that equality laws on dress codes weren't being enforced

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Thursday, January 19, 2017

'EHRC chairman David Isaac's out to make a name for himself', says Andrew Bridgen MP

Brexit hate crime claim rubbished by Tory MP Andrew Bridgen

Brexit hate crime claim rubbished by Tory MP Andrew Bridgen

Andrew Bridgen, the MP for North West Leicestershire, dismissed David Isaac's worries the triggering of Article 50 could prompt a backlash against EU citizens in the UK

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Women MPs: 'largely a sea of white men' dominate top jobs in politics, says advisor

Women MPs: 'A sea of white men' dominate top jobs in politics, says advisor

Women MPs: 'A sea of white men' dominate top jobs in politics, says advisor

Ayesha Hazarika, a former advisor to Ed Miliband and Harriet Harman, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the call by a Commons committee to raise the number of women MPs in Parliament