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Panic over child sexual abuse

Baroness Murphy

I agree with every word of Baroness Lister’s blog on Assisted Dying, I’ll say more next week as we approach the debate. But I don’t want to leave the recent news on child sexual abuse without a comment.  Claims of an establishment cover-up of historical child sex abuse involving public figures, including politicians, have prompted…

A nudge in the wrong direction?

Guest Contributor

I chaired the Science and Technology Committee inquiry into Behaviour Change. Our Report, which was published today, makes some interesting findings about efforts by the Government to change the way we behave. Perhaps the most important thing we say is that to solve the really big problems that face society – like increasing levels of…