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Opinion
Cancel culture, de-platforming and freedom of speech

Cancel culture, de-platforming and freedom of speech

Can new laws really deliver the protection of free speech that we need?
NOW CLOSED: Have your say on the Government’s review of 2005 Gambling Act

NOW CLOSED: Have your say on the Government’s review of 2005 Gambling Act

An opportunity to call for effective regulation that protects the most vulnerable Find out more
Analysis
NOW CLOSED: Review of gambling laws announced

NOW CLOSED: Review of gambling laws announced

The Government will review the 2005 Gambling Act and is calling for evidence of its impact
Opinion
What would better government engagement with faith groups look like?

What would better government engagement with faith groups look like?

Government engagement with faith needs to value the distinctiveness of different beliefs
Analysis
Wide-ranging review of wedding ceremonies underway

Wide-ranging review of wedding ceremonies underway

The Law Commission is currently consulting on proposed changes to how wedding ceremonies work
News
Councils and faith communities working together during the pandemic

Councils and faith communities working together during the pandemic

New report from parliamentary group highlights the breadth and benefit of partnerships to our society
News
Hate crime bill needs stronger protection for freedom of speech

Hate crime bill needs stronger protection for freedom of speech

The Evangelical Alliance has called for significant changes to the proposed hate crime legislation
Analysis
Churches frustrated at forced closure

Churches frustrated at forced closure

The new lockdown in England will stop public in-person church services
News
Government commits to appointing new envoy for religious freedom

Government commits to appointing new envoy for religious freedom

Debate in parliament addresses Government support for persecuted Christians
News
New government safeguarding guidance: Keeping Children Safe

New government safeguarding guidance: Keeping Children Safe

Voluntary guidance to help churches follow best practice
Analysis
Understanding the politics of lockdown

Understanding the politics of lockdown

With more political disagreement over lockdown measures, how should Christians navigate the ever-changing context?
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