The equality gains of past decades are now gravely threatened by the election of a majority Conservative government, explains PETER PURTON
Thursday 25th Jun 2015
posted by Morning Star in Features
THE forcible arrest of refugees huddled on a stony beach on the Italian-French border yesterday was "a punch in the eye for those who refuse to see," Italy's Interior Minister Angelino Alfano says.
Alfano says he hopes talks with ministers from other EU member states will help...
Wednesday 17th Jun 2015
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
THREE asylum-seeking mothers held at a Texas detention facility filed a lawsuit on Thursday alleging that they had been held illegally in isolation in retaliation for going on hunger strike.
The three Latin American women are part of a class-action complaint filed against US...
Saturday 25th Apr 2015
posted by Morning Star in World
THE new Uruguayan government announced yesterday that it will no longer grant asylum to prisoners released from the US concentration camp at Guantanamo Bay.
In December, Uruguay gave sanctuary to six Arab men held at the US base in Cuba for 12 years.
But in February, then...
Wednesday 25th Mar 2015
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