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In order to be active citizens who are equipped to declare Christian truth and demonstrate Christ’s compassion to society we need to make sure we are informed!

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New inquiry: abortion law in Northern Ireland

21st Sep 2018
Rachael Adams

On Thursday the Westminster Women and Equalities Select Committee launched a formal inquiry into the abortion law in Northern Ireland following pressure from pro-choice groups and MPs.

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CARE’s recommendations on gambling backed by Labour in new report

21st Sep 2018
Rachael Adams

The Labour Party’s review of problem gambling and its treatment was published yesterday. Outlined are new policies that Labour are proposing to tackle gambling across the UK.

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Trafficked women are still being prosecuted for crimes they were forced to commit

20th Sep 2018
Rachael Adams

Female victims of human trafficking are still routinely being prosecuted for crimes, even though it breaches the law, a new report reveals.

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Labour’s betting reforms a step forward in tackling UK’s problem gambling epidemic

20th Sep 2018
Rachael Adams

Public policy charity CARE welcomes Labour plans to outlaw in-play betting ads to help combat the UK’s problem gambling epidemic. Labour’s new proposals would ban TV and online gambling promotions during live sporting events.

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The 'mutant liberalism' behind the Lib Dem pro-abortion agenda

19th Sep 2018
Rachael Adams

Dr Gordon Macdonald is a former Lib Dem parliamentary candidate and councillor and works as Parliamentary Officer for CARE for Scotland. Below he shares his views on the pro-abortion motion that was passed at the Lib Dem conference last weekend. 

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Delay to slashing FOBT stake will cost Treasury more than £100m

19th Sep 2018
Rachael Adams

According to a new report the Treasury will lose more than £100m for each year that it postpones the cuts on Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (FOBTs).

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