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Hate Crime

Jewish Charity Reports Huge Spike in Anti-Semitic Hate Crime

Anti-Semitic hate crime in the UK has hit record levels in the first half of this year, according to reports from a Jewish charity. The Community Security Trust (CST), a group that has tracked and monitored hate crime against the Jewish community for 30 years, say that they received 767 reports of incidents between January and… Read more

Refugee Week Reminds Us of Our Common Humanity

It’s Refugee Week in the UK and around the world. It takes place every year either side of World Refugee Day on the 20 June. In Britain, organisers state the week is ‘a nationwide programme of arts, cultural and educational events that celebrate the contribution of refugees to the UK, and encourages a better understanding between… Read more

Interfaith

The Rise of Interfaith Solidarity on Social Media

 For many Christians, Lent is a time for reflection, prayer and self denial. ‘I’m giving up XYZ for Lent’ is a typical refrain heard during the period, as people abstain from their vices to reflect the 40 days Jesus spent fasting in the desert. In an excellent show of interfaith solidarity, the last few years… Read more

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