Sarah Morrison is the Human Rights Correspondent at The Independent, i and The Independent on Sunday
17 October 2013 08:54 PM
The Shetland Islander was arrested two years ago after LulzSec’s hacking spree. Now he tells Sarah Morrison why he’s decided to go straight
15 October 2013 12:00 AM
Exposure to even low levels of common air pollutants during pregnancy significantly increases the risk of babies being born small, according to one of the largest studies of its kind.
14 October 2013 06:57 PM
They got up from their sewing machines and walked out on strike more than forty years ago, but today the Dagenham women machinists who fought for equal pay were awarded the ‘Good Housekeeping’ Women of the Year Outstanding Achievement Award.
13 October 2013 12:00 AM
A former motorcycle racer – and now Woman of the Year – is revolutionising medical provision across the continent
Still rainbow, but more warrior: The latest Greenpeace protests mark a strategic change in its approach
06 October 2013 12:00 AM
Almost 30 Greenpeace activists face up to 15 years in a Russian prison after protesting at an Arctic oil drilling rig. Others brought a Champions League match in Switzerland to a standstill, dropping down on ropes from a stadium roof before unfurling a banner critical of the Russian oil giant Gazprom. Still more activists scaled the Shard in central London, western Europe's largest building, to object to Shell's oil exploration at the top of the world.
06 October 2013 12:00 AM
After hours on his sofa with 'The Simpsons', the physicist can now 'blow the lid off a decades-long conspiracy to secretly educate cartoon viewers'. Sarah Morrison meets Simon Singh
02 October 2013 09:46 AM
Activists, including four from UK, face a maximum jail sentence of 15 years
Mums do the business: The number of female entrepreneurs who juggle work and looking after their children is growing fast
29 September 2013 12:00 AM
Sarah Morrison meets some of those nominated for a new award
27 September 2013 07:16 PM
The supermarket giant Tesco has apologised for advertising an inflatable “gay best friend” doll on its website. The figure was described as being “ready to give you fashion advice, tell you if your bum looks big and b**ch about everyone who doesn’t wear Jimmy Choos”.
27 September 2013 06:58 PM
International bitcoin dealers, zero-hours contract workers, restaurateurs delivering drone meals to bankers
If I’m being racially abused I don’t need a stranger with a saviour complex to rescue me
The only black face in the Ukip manifesto is on the page about overseas aid
Ukip is the only main political party to not address LGBT rights in its manifesto
Food banks: One million Britons will soon be using them, according to Trussell Trust
Religion isn't growing, it is becoming vigorous in its demise, says philosopher AC Grayling
BBC election debate: The one photo that summed up the whole 90-minute leaders debate
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