All Articles: Discrimination
How can the Home Office tear up the British passport of a six-year-old boy born in Leeds?
The Independent and the Telegraph are reporting on the upsetting case of a little boy, born in Leeds, who is being denied re-entry to the UK because the Home Office has revoked his British passport. Mohamed Bangoura, aged six, was staying with relat ...6th September 2018
Do the Immigration Rules discriminate against women who want to work in the UK?
Today is the deadline for employers with 250 or more employees to publish calculations showing the size of the pay gap between their male and female workers. The gender pay gap is the percentage difference between the average hourly earnings for men a ...4th April 2018
Why making Muslim detainees pray next to toilets was discrimination
On 1 February 2018, the High Court decided that the Home Secretary had discriminated against two Muslim men as a result of conditions at Brook House Immigration Removal Centre. For the immediate reaction to this case, this news piece by the BBC is wor ...20th February 2018
Landmark Supreme Court decision overrules historic gender discrimination in British citizenship
The Supreme Court has opened up British citizenship by double descent to all children born between 1949 and 1983 to British women. Delivering a judgment which makes no attempt to disguise his academic interests as a historian, Lord Sumption delivered ...8th February 2018