Tags: Discrimination

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Plans to open new faith school in Kingston face local opposition

Locals have criticised plans to open a discriminatory C of E school as Kingston Council prepares to decide whether to approve them. Read More »

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Mother has to send three children to separate schools due to religious discrimination

A mother must send her three children to different schools due to discriminatory faith school admissions policies, a complaint has shown. Read More »

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Council urged to tackle discriminatory school admissions in review

Liverpool City Council has been urged to consider the impact of discriminatory admissions policies in faith schools in an upcoming review. Read More »

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Faith schools’ normalisation of discrimination must be challenged

As a Catholic school in Scotland says it would refuse to call a non-Catholic its 'headteacher', Alastair... 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 »

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 »

How to teach in a Catholic state school in Scotland

How to teach in a Catholic state school in Scotland

As the Scottish government prepares for a major increase in funding for a Catholic teaching programme,... Read More »

Faith schools: why reducing the harm isn’t enough

Faith schools: why reducing the harm isn’t enough

We can mitigate the harm caused by faith schools in plenty of ways. But Alastair Lichten says the long-term... Read More »