On Equal Pay Day we recognise the sad truth of the persistent gender pay gap, but we should also celebrate the work of unions in achieving greater equality.
The issue of the merits of local authority oversight versus ministers’ favoured approach, which sees charitable trusts running schools subject to monitoring by central government, is back in the spotlight after a major academy chain failed.
It’s easy to trawl Instagram and flip through trashy magazines while admiring the lives of famous actors. They’re rich, beautiful and successful – nothing bad could ever happen to them, right? We’d be happy and safe if we were one of them?
Prospect organiser Louise Staniforth offers a flavour of the heritage, law and energy team’s whistlestop tour of the UK to promote the benefits of joining the union.
The government’s long-awaited Clean Growth Strategy raises more questions than answers on how we can deliver a low-carbon economy.