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Green, Labour and independent MSPs will today seek to amend the Scottish Government's Regulatory Reform Bill to remove a new duty on Scottish regulators to 'promote economic growth'.
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The Boycott Workfare campaign network has kicked off a Week of Action to Stop Workfare and Sanctions across the UK.
The Fair Admissions Campaign, of which Ekklesia is a member, has published groundbreaking research into the extent of religious and socio-economic selection in state-funded English secondary schools, and its effect on social and ethnic inclusion.
Over the past decade in England and Wales, over two thousand people have died in care homes or hospitals while dehydrated or malnourished.
The government's General Anti-Abuse Rule is so poorly designed that it will allow 99 per cent of tax avoidance to continue, according to a tax briefing published on 2 December 2013.
On 30 November 2013, at Christ Church Cathedral in Dublin, Pat Storey was ordained as the Anglican bishop of Meath and Kildare.
Israeli Defence Force has served notifications for the demolition of Khirbet Umm al-Jamal in Wadi al-Maleh, in the Northern Jordan Valley.
The Scottish Trades Union Congress Annual St Andrews Day March and Rally was modified as a result of the tragic helicopter accident in Glasgow on 30th November - the march was cancelled but the rally went ahead.
Two leading US Protestant women, leaders of their respective denominations, have reflected movingly on the theological and practical links between Advent and the struggle against AIDS.
Hywel Williams, MP for Arfon in Wales, has repeated calls for the Winter Fuel Allowance to be paid in the summer to off-grid claimants when fuel is cheaper to help people get more value for their money as ONS figures show a 29% rise in excess winter deaths since last year.
Clergy should be free to hold services for same-sex couples, a Church of England working party has urged.
The Anabaptist Network and the Mennonite Trust, both partners of Ekklesia, have organised a day on Saturday 30 November 2013, entitled 'The Essentials of a Radical Faith'.
Speaking at a conference in London on 29 November, Trades Union Congress General Secretary Frances O'Grady said that ministers' focus on green levies shows that the government is siding with energy companies over consumers, and that the major reforms needed to bring energy bills back under control are likely to be dodged.
The Scottish Trades Union Congress is organising a 'Scotland Against Racism' march for St Andrew's Day, Saturday 30 November 2013, which will be joined by trade unionists, community groups and people of all faiths and none.