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Josiah Mortimer

Subcontracted: Amazon Christmas Worker 'Blocked' from Staff Transport

, 22 December 2022
Josiah Mortimer reports on a night shift worker at an Essex logistics hub who has to walk hours in freezing temperatures 

Boris Johnson Continues to Break Ministerial Code, as Constituents Complain of Absentee MP

, 20 December 2022
As the former Prime Minister makes £750k from just three speeches since being ousted from Number 10, his voters feel abandoned

EXCLUSIVE Government May Face Legal Challenge Over Voter ID in Elections Next Year

, 21 November 2022
A legal briefing by Good Law Project says that election groups will have to closely monitor who loses out when mandatory voter ID comes into force in just a matter of months

‘They Know Who I Am, They Know What I’m Doing’: Arrested Journalists Speak Out over New Policing Act

, 11 November 2022
Josiah Mortimer talks to Tom Bowles and Rich Felgate who were locked up for covering an environmental protest, and reports on more repressive legislation to come. 

Voter ID: ‘It’s Far Worse than Any US State’

, 7 November 2022
Josiah Mortimer reports on fresh voter suppression claims facing the Government – including the impact on young people – ahead of a rushed roll-out of mandatory voter ID for next May's local elections

EXCLUSIVE ‘How Will We Know Putin hasn’t Picked the Most Disruptive Candidate?’

, 21 October 2022
Security experts and democracy campaigners raise fears over wild west Conservative leadership election if it goes to members, reports Josiah Mortimer

‘The Chances of Coordinated Industrial Action are Real’

, 30 August 2022
As Liz Truss vows to crackdown further on union action and the cost of living crisis escalates, Josiah Mortimer reports on the prospects of a general strike

Resistance Grows to Liz Truss’ Plans to ‘Rob’ Workers of their Rights

, 19 August 2022
If the Conservative leadership frontrunner gets her way and imposes new laws on trade unions it won’t stop wildcat and unofficial strikes, warn union sources 

EXCLUSIVE Home Office Spends Just A Thousandth of its Rwanda Scheme Budget Publicising ‘Deterrent’ Abroad

, 12 August 2022
New findings by Byline Times amplify concerns about the controversial policy's intended effectiveness and its role in the Conservative 'culture war'

Groped, Taunted and Followed Home: The Legal Observers of Protests Targeted by Officers for Peacefully Policing the Police

, 24 May 2022
Josiah Mortimer digs into a shocking new report on the challenges faced by those trying to defend our right to protest

The Conservatives are Fundamentally Rewriting Britain’s Electoral Rules – Why Is this Not Headline News?

, 3 May 2022
Josiah Mortimer reports on how the Elections Law will impact low-income and minority voters, neuter the elections watchdog, and change the voting system for mayoral elections

The Families of People Killed by Police Are Taking Matters Into Their Own Hands

, 3 March 2022
'Almost none of us have got justice. The first was Sarah Everard', said Marcia Rigg, who is part of a new campaign to secure justice for people killed in police custody

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