Exclusive: Freedom of Information data obtained by BuzzFeed has revealed the enormous amount of highly sensitive personal information held by government bodies, often without the knowledge of the students involved.
Hazel ShearingEXCLUSIVE: The Department for Education is sitting on a named database of over 3 million students’ and graduates’ sexual orientation and religion.
Thousands of students weren’t told about it
The Ministry of Justice review follows a BuzzFeed News report in which senior policing figures, politicians, and legal experts demanded that women detainees be offered tampons and pads without having to ask.
“I was like, ‘I feel violated. This feels wrong. But I don’t know if it’s illegal.’” This woman's case has exposed a loophole in rape laws.
Hazel ShearingThis is a mindblowing piece from @davidmackau on loopholes in US rape laws, starting with the story of a student who thought she was having sex with her boyfriend – but it turned out to be his friend