Social Justice & Poverty

Voluntary sector has an urgent role to play in Covid-19 recovery

Organisations may not survive without further support and investment, economic experts have warned

23rd June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Campaigners call for “fair and green” recovery

Protest held as advisory group publishes 25 recommendations for Scottish economy.

22nd June 2020 by Gavin Stuart

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We must stand up to hate crime

Mike Findlay says its vital to think about how we can support the LGBT+ community as Pride Month draws to a close

22nd June 2020 by TFN Guest

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No-one should be left behind

Sean Duffy local and regional solutions are needed to help communities recover from Covid-19

22nd June 2020 by TFN Guest

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Vendors get support through pandemic

Cash goes to sellers who have lost their work due to pandemic

22nd June 2020 by Robert Armour

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Gap in prosperity haunts former coalfield areas

Mining towns suffer more than most

19th June 2020 by Robert Armour

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Enjoy some TFN back issues!

Enjoy some TFN back issues!

19th June 2020 by TFN

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Far right thugs attack refugee protest

A demonstration calling for better housing for asylum seekers was hit by a counter protest by fascists claiming to "protect statues"

18th June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Poppyscotland campaign secures census victory

Next year’s census will include a question about respondents’ veteran status.

17th June 2020 by Gavin Stuart

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Cash strapped families in lockdown struggle

More than half of families who are in receipt of benefits have had to borrow money during lockdown, new charity research has revealed

17th June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Human rights concern over Covid-19 care home response

The Scottish Human Rights Commission has said the rights of older people may have been breached in the response to the pandemic

17th June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Free school meals to continue over summer break

The Scottish Government has confirmed that extra funding has been allocated to help feed families over the summer

17th June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Supermodel backing for BAME development programme

Eunice Olumide has given her support to a new initiative from AAI EmployAbility.

16th June 2020 by Gavin Stuart

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100,000 back Brexit delay petition

Campaigners want a two-year extension to the transition period as Britain struggles with the Covid-19 pandemic

15th June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Third of Britons targeted by scammers

Citizens Advice has reported a rise in people getting in contact about scams since coronavirus lockdown

15th June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Should we now bring down statues which are linked to racism?

Should we now bring down statues which are linked to racism?

12th June 2020 by Graham Martin

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We all know the problem - what’s the solution?

How do you solve a problem like capitalism, asks Graham Martin

12th June 2020 by Graham Martin

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Daily coronavirus roundup for third sector, Friday 12 June

How organisations across the country are responding to Covid-19

12th June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Disabled people abused over physical distancing

The overwhelming majority of disabled Scots say they have faced difficulties with physical distancing

12th June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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