MPs vote to drop child refugee protections from Brexit bill

Commitment to reunite children with family members in UK to be removed from withdrawal bill. The Commons has rejected proposals to keep protections for child refugees in the redrafted EU withdrawal agreement...

Exclusions for racism in primary schools in England up more than 40%

“The person was my friend and I didn’t expect any of my friends to call me a name,” says nine-year-old Nai’m. He has experienced racist abuse at primary school five times in a year. It...

The Fat Cat Diet: A progressive plan for wage fairness

This collection of essays was launched on Fat Cat Friday (4th January 2019), the date when the FTSE 100 chief executives earned more than the average worker will over the entire year. The report calls for...

Category - Marginalised & Excluded

County lines 

The EU drugs agency (EMCDDA) and Europol have published their 2019 report on the EU drugs market, highlighting the exploitation of young people by county lines drug trafficking gangs in the UK. Read the report: Drugs markets report 2019 Read the...

Homelessness 

Shelter has published a report looking at levels of homelessness in Britain. Findings include: an estimated 135,000 children in Britain are homeless and living in temporary accommodation, and the number of children in Britain that are homeless and...