Equality News Update: Third Force News: Disabled people and employability – much more needs to be done

Reported by Third Force News - the news we share raises awareness of equality issues being reported in the media. There has been some progression in modern times of representation and equality for people with a disability, but one major hurdle remains - getting into employment. There are a number of good employment support organisations … Continue reading Equality News Update: Third Force News: Disabled people and employability – much more needs to be done

Equality News Update: Glasgow Evening Times: Hidden Disability face mask exemptions card — what is it and how can I get one

Reported by Glasgow Evening Times – the news we share raises awareness of equality issues being reported in the media.  FACE coverings became mandatory in Scotland's shops on July 10 - but not everyone has to wear them. The First Minister has repeatedly stressed avoid the avoidance of self-policing of the coverings - reminding the public … Continue reading Equality News Update: Glasgow Evening Times: Hidden Disability face mask exemptions card — what is it and how can I get one

Equality News Update: Daily Mail: Yes, slavers were evil – but we must learn, not hide, from the horrors of what they did: Heartfelt plea from SIR GEOFF PALMER who came to Britain with the Windrush generation

The mindset created during the years of British slavery in the West Indies, when black people were unfairly described as inferior to white people, still, I believe, sadly persists in many today.