International Women’s Day

My Lords, I too thank the Minister for bringing this important debate before us and for her opening remarks. It was Rosa Parks who said that, “knowing what must be done does away with fear”, and her quiet determination not to give up her seat on a bus in Montgomery, Alabama, in 1955 was the catalyst for the civil rights …

Lord Taylor of Warwick’s Most Recent Questions

Questions Asked 8 April 2019 Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Tourism: Coastal Areas HL15120 To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to increase levels of tourism in UK coastal communities after Brexit. Answered on: 24 April 2019 Ministry of Justice Legal Profession: Equality HL15121 To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking, if …

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Multi­ethnic Britain

The recent riots that we witnessed in Bradford, Oldham and other towns can only damage race relations. Riots grab headlines, but when the TV cameras move on, it is the local community that is left to sweep up the debris. The riots caused millions of pounds’ worth of damage. People who fight fire with fire usually end up with ashes. But …