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Newsline 15 August 2014

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Labour Party amends equality statement to include non-religious people

Labour Party amends equality statement to include non-religious people

News | Fri, 15 Aug 2014

The Labour Party has revised its recently-adopted equality statement to cover non-religious people, having previously only referred to 'religion'.

Don’t merge human rights with religion, even in Africa

Don’t merge human rights with religion, even in Africa

Opinion | Fri, 15 Aug 2014

Political religion, particularly that exported from the US, is impeding the struggle for universal human rights in Africa and the two must be kept separate, argues Achieng Maureen Akena.

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