‘Sickening, shameful, unforgivable’: MPs condemn Michelle Mone PPE firm revelations – video

MPs reacted with outrage following the growing controversy over a PPE company linked to the Conservative peer Michelle Mone after the Guardian reported that Mone referred the company to Tory ministers Michael Gove and Theodore Agnew. Mone’s referral got PPE Medpro into a ‘VIP lane’ securing it two contracts worth more than £203m. Millions of pounds … Read more

Michael Gove: I referred offers of help with PPE to the appropriate civil service channels – video

Michael Gove has said he referred all offers of help with personal protective equipment during the coronavirus pandemic to the ‘appropriate civil service channels’. The levelling up secretary was being asked about the Conservative peer Michelle Mone contacting him on his personal email to recommend a PPE business, after the Guardian revealed she and her … Read more

Conservatives Are Trying to Get This Teacher Fired for Being Nonbinary

This article was originally published by Them. mid a nationwide harassment campaign against LGBTQ+ teachers, members of one southwest Oregon community used a school board meeting to protest the hiring of a nonbinary first-grade teacher, despite being told in advance that comments about individual staffers were not allowed. The teacher in question, who has been … Read more