Mairi Hughes

Magazine Journalist

Location icon United Kingdom

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Should the Welsh Assembly adopt a definition of Islamophobia?

by Mairi Hughes Following the UK government's rejection of the APPG on British Muslims' definition of Islamophobia, could Wales adopt it? Mairi Hughes reports on a wide range of perspectives within the public sphere on the complexities of fighting prejudice via a formal definition.

The Big Issue
Tate prepares for iconic 12-hour performance of Gavin Bryars' homeless anthem

The overnight event takes place tonight, where people with experience of homelessness will be singing and performing alongside Bryars and his ensemble Homeless people have been encouraged to attend the Tate Modern 's most accessible concert yet. The free 12-hour concert will take place at the venue on London's South Bank on April 12 at 8pm.

The Big Issue
Kids' climate change protests give Caroline Lucas hope for the planet

The former Green Party leader was quizzed by 17-year-old Devon school striker Sophie Sleeman on how the battle to save the Earth can be won Caroline Lucas has told Devon school striker Sophie Sleeman that the climate change protests are "one of the most hopeful and inspiring things that have happened in many years".

Cardiff Character: Tarek Samad - alt.cardiff

Heaps of papers and a few stacked boxes of crisps fill the warm, somewhat cramped office in which Tarek Samad sits comfortably at his desk. He notions towards the monitor to his left and draws attention to one member of staff who can be seen making a sandwich in the café which adjoins his workspace.

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