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Northern Ireland Government proposes opt-out organ donation

The Northern Ireland Department of Health has proposed introducing an opt-out system for organ donation, where a person is presumed to have consented to donate their organs after death unless they have specifically opted out. Northern Ireland Humanists has welcomed the move, and has called on the public to support the plans. Moving to an… Read more »

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Covid-19 has led to global humanist crackdown

The Covid-19 pandemic has led to many countries cracking down on humanists’ freedom of thought and expression, with some countries blaming the non-religious for the pandemic, while the restrictions imposed by many others have left closeted humanists trapped with their hostile families. Those are the findings of this year’s Freedom of Thought Report, published today… Read more »

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Massive support for legalisation of prostitution
Massive support for legalisation of prostitution

There are signs of massive public support for a law legalising prostitution, a politics.co.uk poll revealed today. The news follows government plans to criminalise paying for sex when the worker is “under the control” of someone else – effectively criminalising 90 per cent of transactions. politics.co.uk asked users what should be done with the industry…. Read more »

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Tasers to spread out across country
Tasers to spread out across country

A pilot project to give specialist police officers Taser guns will be spread out across the country will be announced by the Home Office later. The move will give thousands of officers access to the weapon across England and Wales. The Home Office is expected to announce the plans later on Monday, with 10,000 more… Read more »