Scrapping EHRC disability commissioner role ‘risks sidelining disability’

  By John Pring Disability News Service May 11th 2017 The “rash” decision to scrap the role of disability commissioner at the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) will make it harder for the watchdog to stand up to attacks … Continue reading →

EHRC confusion after minister appears to scrap disability commissioner role

By John Pring Disability News Service 4th May 2017 The government appears to have secretly scrapped the post of disability commissioner at the equality and human rights watchdog, but is refusing to confirm that it has done so. The decision … Continue reading →

Disabled peer accuses Lord Winston of ‘discriminatory eugenic’ abortion agenda

  By John Pring Disability News Service 2nd March 2017   A disabled peer has accused the renowned fertility expert Lord Winston of trying to hijack his attempts to outlaw disability discrimination in abortion laws because of his “discriminatory eugenic … Continue reading →