Recent law reform initiatives on sexual crimes against
children in Turkey reveal the growing danger for women and girls, and the need to
interrogate the myths and biases underlying the “our culture” discourse.
Today marks the International Day for
the Abolition of Slavery but the uncomfortable truth is that modern slavery is
rife. The British government could do much more to facilitate justice for
victims of modern slavery.
One of the frustrations within the current
political system is that most people are alienated from deliberation. The
founders of decision-making software Loomio want to give everyone access to
that essential skill.