Sarah Morrison is the Human Rights Correspondent at The Independent, i and The Independent on Sunday
The great mental health betrayal: Inquiry slams ‘appalling’ unlawful detention of tens of thousands of vulnerable people
12 March 2014 08:50 PM
Lords condemn ‘wilful oppression’ and call for urgent reform of Britain’s care homes
11 March 2014 06:40 PM
A leading children’s publisher has said he will not bow to pressure to stop labelling books for either girls or boys – because it is a “fact of life” that people search for gifts according to gender.
09 March 2014 12:00 AM
Women have a long way to go in the worldwide battle against gender imbalance, as well as the violence and sexual abuse they suffer. Sarah Morrison reports on the persistent problems that affect half the population
Joshua French case: Mother of former British soldier appeals to Cameron to save her son on death row in DRC
23 February 2014 08:01 PM
The mother of a former British soldier on Death Row in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has made a desperate plea to the British Government to help repatriate her son.
23 February 2014 12:00 AM
At least a million Syrian refugees are now living in Lebanon, almost half of them children. They are being put up in tents, shacks and nine to a room – but 'no one cares', says British photographer Ed Thompson, who spent six days moving among the camps
20 February 2014 06:39 PM
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The dangers of water cannon: Blinded German man tells Britain ‘don’t make the same mistakes as other countries’
17 February 2014 06:55 PM
Pensioner Dietrich Wagner is in London to lobby the Home Secretary about the dangers of the controversial crowd dispersal weapon
16 February 2014 12:00 AM
There are some 1,200 objects made with ivory in the royal collection. Their possible destruction is welcomed by wildlife campaigners, but not by some art enthusiasts
World leaders say enough is enough on illegal ivory: Agreement to stop wildlife trade hailed as 'watershed' moment
13 February 2014 08:53 PM
In a surprise move, the governments of Botswana, Chad, Ethiopia, Gabon and Tanzania were among those to sign the Elephant Protection Initiative
12 February 2014 02:49 PM
The London conference will hear how as many as 50,000 elephants are being shot every year across Africa
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'
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- 2 Renee Zellweger on plastic surgery: 'I'm living a more fulfilling life and I'm thrilled that perhaps it shows'
- 3 Jimmy Carr's controversial Oscar Pistorius joke goes too far at the Q Awards
- 4 Australian café owner sparks debate after saying 'No' to having unruly children on premises
- 5 NHS staff banned from drinking tea or coffee on the job because it looks like they're not working hard enough