What leading Ukippers really think about rape

Ukip leader Nigel Farage has adopted a strategy of “weaponising” rape in the run-up to this month’s referendum on EU membership. But if there is one political party in Britain that does not care about protecting women from abuse, it’s Ukip. We need only look at the past utterances of some of their leading figures and supporters for evidence.… Read More What leading Ukippers really think about rape

New benefits clampdown set to hit 130,000 despite fears over domestic violence

The government is planning to strip Housing Benefit and pension credit from people who spend more than a month outside Great Britain in a move that will affect 130,000 claimants, despite warnings it could hit people including aid workers and women fleeing domestic violence.… Read More New benefits clampdown set to hit 130,000 despite fears over domestic violence