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NSS: Andy Burnham’s claim that Muslims can’t trust the police is deeply divisive

NSS: Andy Burnham’s claim that Muslims can’t trust the police is deeply divisive

Tue, 27 Sep 2016

The National Secular Society has criticised Shadow Home Secretary Andy Burnham for suggesting that British Muslims couldn't trust the police when they report hate crimes.

Holy See ratification of UN Convention against Corruption dismissed as “window dressing”

Holy See ratification of UN Convention against Corruption dismissed as “window dressing”

Tue, 27 Sep 2016

The Holy See's ratification of the United Nations Convention against Corruption has been dismissed as mere "window dressing" by the National Secular Society.

Protect the rights of the non-religious in education, says British Institute of Human Rights

Protect the rights of the non-religious in education, says British Institute of Human Rights

Sat, 24 Sep 2016

The British Institute of Human Rights (BIHR) has endorsed several recommendations made by the National Secular Society, in a submission to the United Nations.

Former deputy chair of NI education committee says teaching evolution ‘corrupts children’

Former deputy chair of NI education committee says teaching evolution ‘corrupts children’

Fri, 23 Sep 2016

Thomas Buchanan, a DUP MLA, has endorsed an event which seeks to teach creationism to children and said creationism should be taught "in every school".