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Do faith schools have a place in modern education? - Video

No More Faith Schools campaign coordinator Alastair Lichten made the case for an inclusive community ethos approach to education at a 'ThinkIn' discussion hosted by Tortoise Media. Read More »

Religious selection is only part of the problem with faith schools

Religious selection is only part of the problem with faith schools

Ending religious discrimination in faith school admissions is an important first step – but it will not undo all the harms caused by faith schools, says Alastair Lichten. Read More »

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Progress towards inclusive integrated education in NI is still too slow

As efforts to integrate individual schools in Northern Ireland face mixed fortunes, Alastair Lichten says politicians should get serious about addressing the damage caused by religious privilege in its education system. Read More »

How faith schools are spreading without scrutiny or consultation

How faith schools are spreading without scrutiny or consultation

A lack of transparency in faith academy proposals is seriously undermining inclusive education, argues... Read More »

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20 ways you can support an end to faith schools today

If you're a supporter of the No More Faith Schools campaign you can help to make the case by lobbying... Read More »

Children at school

If we want a tolerant Scotland, let’s educate children together

As academic research shows some intolerant attitudes are widespread among Catholic school pupils in Scotland,... Read More »

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Teachers increasingly oppose faith schools and the discrimination they cause

Research shows a majority of teachers supporting an end to new faith schools and a huge majority favouring... Read More »

Faith school advocates place inculcation above education

Faith school advocates place inculcation above education

As a faith school is celebrated for unapologetically pushing its evangelical ethos, Alastair Lichten... Read More »

New voluntary aided faith schools: what happens next?

New voluntary aided faith schools: what happens next?

The government has outlined plans for 14 new fully selective faith schools in England. Alastair Lichten... Read More »

Why focus on state-funded faith schools?

Why focus on state-funded faith schools?

The No More Faith Schools campaign's focus is on challenging the religious designation of state-funded... Read More »

A secular education system would mean community schools for all

A secular education system would mean community schools for all

An end to faith schools would not impose conformity or be without compromise, as our system of community... Read More »

Northern Ireland's children and families are paying the price of faith schools’ failure

Northern Ireland's children and families are paying the price of faith schools’ failure

The inefficiency of Northern Ireland's sectarian school system means cuts bite harder. Efforts to educate... Read More »

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