Sunday, 3 September 2017

For Domestic violence solicitor: 'I've been forced out by government cuts'

The cuts to legal aid are draining the legal sector of women solicitors specialising in domestic and sexual abuse.

Former solicitor, domestic abuse support worker, and union superstar Taranjit Chana explained all to me.

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For Bristol 24/7: Bristol’s silence about our slavery past cannot continue

I had my say about statues and slavery.

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For the Dial: Charlottesville - could it happen here?

In the wake of fascism rising in the USA, I asked if it could happen here.

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For Prospect: a review of The High Places

As part of Prospect's look back on the books of the year so far, I reviewed Fiona McFarlane's short story collection, The High Places.

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