Monthly Archives: August 2016

Lambeth Inter Faith Walk 2016

Faiths Together in Lambeth have sent us an invitation to join their annual Lambeth Inter Faith Walk on Saturday 17th September 2016. Revd David Musgrave has organised the route of the walk; 1. 12 noon South London (Orthodox) Synagogue (45 Leigham … Continue reading

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Dr Brown Research – Disability Hate Crime

We have a request from Dr Alexander Brown re Hate Crime; Dr Brown says :- I am an academic at the University of East Anglia (UEA) and I have a specialism in hate speech law. I am particularly interested in … Continue reading

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EHRC report on the ‘Causes and motivations of hate crime’

Causes and motivations of hate crime by Mark A. Walters and Rupert Brown with Susann Wiedlitzka, University of Sussex, was published by the Equality and Human Rights Commission on 29 July 2016. The report looks at the causes and motivations of hate … Continue reading

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Inquiry into hate crime and its violent consequences

The Home Affairs Select Committee launched an inquiry into hate crime and its violent consequences in July 2016. Written evidence is invited on, but need not be restricted to, the following issues: The effectiveness of current legislation and law enforcement … Continue reading

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Government hate crime action plan 2016

The Government published their hate crime action plan for 2016, ‘Action against Hate: the UK government’s plan for tackling hate crime‘ in July 2016. It sets out the government’s plan of actions to deal with hate crime until May 2020. … Continue reading

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Silver Sunday

Silver Sunday is a national day for older people on the first Sunday of October, which was launched in 2012 to help overcome loneliness. It is aimed to provides an opportunity for older people to try something new, meet new people … Continue reading

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