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EMLD held our Annual General Meeting in Luton, Bedfordshire, today.
Sunday 7th February, 1pm at Luton Turkish Education and Culture Trust at 58, Dumfries Street, Luton LU1 5BS 1.
A parliamentary bid to increase the age of criminal responsibility from 10 to 12 received its second reading in the House of Lords this week. The Bill proposes a change of the minimum age at which a child can be arrested or charged with a crime.
Black workers face a “massive pay gap” that widens as they achieve more qualifications, according to a report by the Trades Union Congress. The research suggested there was a 23% gap in hourly pay between black and white university graduates.
Liberal Democrat Leader Tim Farron has today announced the appointment of businessman Dinesh Dhamija as his advisor on enterprise.
Liberal Democrats have today called on the Government to ensure that asylum seekers are treated with respect as it emerged a large number of front doors of houses in Middlesbrough used by asylum seekers had been painted red.
Dangerous proposals by the Government which threaten individual freedoms risk exacerbating racial and religious tensions, Tim Farron has warned.
David Cameron has been condemned over his warning that Muslim women must learn English or risk being deported – after having overseen £45 million cuts to English classes six months ago.
EMLD members, and indeed all Lib Dem party members, are cordially invited to the 2016 Annual General Meeting of Ethnic Minority Liberal Democrats. This will take place from 12.