The director has clashed with a film critic about his representation of the welfare state in I, Daniel Blake.
Girls and boys names in the UK are becoming increasingly diverse - but does having a popular name make your life easier?
The UK is ready to see far more people on TV who do not conform to the able-bodied ideal of what people on TV should look like.
The idea that LGBT equality should be justified on the grounds that being gay is natural is tenuous at best and harmful at worst; it actually frames being gay as a second preference to heterosexuality.
When faced with steps, it is not the need to use a wheelchair that makes the person disabled – it is the fact no one has thought to build a ramp.
Highlights from our Conway Hall event on 30 July 2014.
Rachel Reeves suggests migrants should be denied welfare until they have contributed through the tax system.
For more than 30 years, the Islamic Republic has been obsessively battling against sex, but as with anything that is suppressed or banned, people have learned to sidestep the punitive regulations.
In contrast to previous recessions, after Lehman Brothers crashed the belief that excessive benefits bred indolence spread. This view was endorsed by 61 per cent by 2009.
Because providing affordable housing is too expensive.
What Does It Mean to Be Gay Today? asks Julie Bindel in the subtitle of her new book. For me, it means enduring endless dull and pukey nights out on the scene, says Eleanor Margolis.
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