Sarah Morrison

Sarah Morrison is the Human Rights Correspondent at The Independent, i and The Independent on Sunday

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Petchley: Entrepreneur and founder of The Jack Petchey Foundation

Jack Petchey: 'It's easier now for people to get on than ever before'

The multimillionaire philanthropist left school at 13 and has no truck with defeatism. But he readily gives a hand up to the less able. Sarah Morrison meets him
Women on the march
Twin brothers Todd (right) and Aaron Furnell. Two-year-old Aaron Furnell spent six weeks in St Thomas's Hospital in London after suffering acute kidney failure following an E.coli outbreak at Godstone Farm
Balancing act: City workers at the launch of Cityfathers

Cityfathers tackles long-hours culture that causes men to miss out on seeing their children

The organisation is the brainchild of Louisa Symington-Mills, a chief operating officer who set up Citymothers in 2012 - a group that now boasts more than 3,000 members

Najneen Nazma with six-month-old Junayed

No compensation for Rana Plaza widow, one year on

The victims are still suffering, but progress is being made to prevent a repeat of the tragedy

United Nations special rapporteur Rashida Manjoo addresses journalists in central London

UN human rights investigator denied access to Yarl's Wood immigration centre

A UN human rights investigator has revealed she was denied access to the controversial Yarl’s Wood Immigration Removal Centre on Monday by the Government, in a move that she said was “disturbing.”

UN special rapporteur on violence against women, Rashida Manjoo, said the UK’s sexist culture was more ‘in-your-face’ than in other countries

Boys' club Britain is more sexist than Italy, Azerbaijan and India, says UN human rights expert

Special rapporteur on violence against women Rashida Manjoo said the UK’s sexist culture was more ‘in-your-face’ than in other countries

Baroness refused to be drawn 'off script' when discussing human rights

Baroness Sayeeda Warsi: Stirring the Eton Mess

The Foreign Office minister who boldly condemns her own party can be just as frank about her own profile. But on human rights, Sarah Morrison finds her unhelpfully reticent

Without further action, temperatures will increase from about four to five per cent compared with pre-industrial levels

Leaked climate change report: Scientific body warns of 'devastating rise of 4-5C if we carry on as we are'

The Independent on Sunday has seen a draft of the latest IPCC report, which says the world is not doing enough to combat problem. But, with sufficient political will, all is not lost

Theresa May has been ordered to reach a new decision by 9 August

Defeat for Theresa May in legal battle over three-year freeze in money granted to asylum seekers

The Home Secretary Theresa May has been ordered to review the amount of money given to support asylum seekers after the  High Court ruled that she had used “insufficient” evidence when deciding to freeze government payments to cover their essential living needs.

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The young are the new poor

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Through the stories of his accusers
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Why are the words 'mongol' and 'mongoloid' still bandied about as insults?
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Kenyans still waiting for justice over Mau Mau uprising

Thousands join class action over Britain's role in the emergency
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The last Christians in Iraq

After 2,000 years, a community will try anything – including pretending to convert to Islam – to avoid losing everything, says Patrick Cockburn
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From America's dad to date-rape drugs

Stories of Bill Cosby's alleged sexual assaults may have circulated widely in Hollywood, but they came as a shock to fans, says Rupert Cornwell
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Clare Balding: 'Women's sport is kicking off at last'

As fans flock to see England women's Wembley debut against Germany, the TV presenter on an exciting 'sea change'
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Oh come, all ye multi-faithful

The Christmas jumper is in fashion, but should you wear your religion on your sleeve?
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The GP off to do battle in the war against Ebola

Dr Charles Heatley on joining the NHS volunteers' team bound for Sierra Leone
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Flogging vlogging

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US channels wage comedy star wars
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When EU rules make Italian vineyards invisible