Organising to defeat the far right

“We live in very dangerous times. For years, there was a consensus right across the political spectrum that we must keep the fascists out of the political mainstream. That clearly is changing,” said Brian Robinson from Stand Against Racism and Inequality (pictured). “The rise of populist leaders like Donald Trump and Boris Johnson, and Jair Bolsonaro in Brazil – as well as an increased vote for fascist parties in Germany, Sweden, Italy and many other countries – has emboldened racists. “The EU referendum result has given confidence to right wing leaders and groups,” continued Mr Robinson. “We know that Stephen Yaxley-Lennon [also known as Tommy Robinson] and other right-wing organisations have links with international groups. We cannot be complacent. We have to think how we can marginalise, mobilise and prevent them from making a serious breakthrough.” Get organised “When I was young, I worked as a housing officer on the Beechdale estate in Walsall, which was notorious for racist hate crimes,” said UNISON assistant general secretary, Roger McKenzie. “One night, my boss grabbed me and literally threw me under the table as the National Front was outside. The only way I got home safely was by being smuggled out under a coat. I had family who lived on that estate too and they were routinely attacked. They had letter bombs and dog mess put through their letterboxes and were generally harassed and attacked in t...
Source: UNISON Health care news - Category: UK Health Authors: Tags: Article News 2020 Black Members Conference anti-fascism anti-racism challenging racism Source Type: news

Related Links:

Conclusion: The Readmission rate was 13.7%, with an associated mortality of 27.8%. Early readmission was an independent predictor of mortality (RR 1.95) in relation to late readmission. Larger studies are needed to better identify this group of patients with an aim to adopt preventive measures.
Source: Quality Management in Healthcare - Category: Health Management Tags: Original Research Source Type: research
The State of Washington received a State Innovation Models (SIM) $65 million award from the federal Centers for Medicare &Medicaid Services to improve population health and quality of care and reduce the growth of health care costs in the entire state, which has over 7 million residents. SIM is a “complex intervention” that implements several interacting components in a complex, decentralized health system to achieve goals, which poses challenges for evaluation. Our purpose is to present the state-level evaluation methods for Washington's SIM, a 3-year intervention (2016-2018). We apply the RE-AIM (reach, e...
Source: Quality Management in Healthcare - Category: Health Management Tags: Evaluation Design Source Type: research
Conclusion: This project found that there were not significant differences in ED LOS for injured patients presenting initially to FSEDs or other non-FSED facilities, suggesting that timeliness of care was similar across location types.
Source: Quality Management in Healthcare - Category: Health Management Tags: Quality Management Applications Source Type: research
Conclusion: The use of a best practice quality improvement process resulted in improvements in workflow related to SBIRT, greater communication about SBIRT, and identification of barriers that blocked successful receipt of SBIRT.
Source: Quality Management in Healthcare - Category: Health Management Tags: Quality Management Applications Source Type: research
Conclusions: Multifactor designs are not widely used in medicine despite their potential to make improvement initiatives and health services research more efficient and effective. Quality managers, health system leaders, and directors of research institutes could increase productivity and gain important insights by promoting a broader use of factorial designs to study multiple interventions simultaneously and to learn from interactions.
Source: Quality Management in Healthcare - Category: Health Management Tags: Perspectives Source Type: research
No abstract available
Source: Quality Management in Healthcare - Category: Health Management Tags: Intermountain Advances Source Type: research
No abstract available
Source: Quality Management in Healthcare - Category: Health Management Tags: Insights From the Armstrong Institute Source Type: research
No abstract available
Source: Quality Management in Healthcare - Category: Health Management Tags: Information for Authors Source Type: research
No abstract available
Source: Quality Management in Healthcare - Category: Health Management Tags: Call for Papers Source Type: research
No abstract available
Source: Quality Management in Healthcare - Category: Health Management Tags: Call for Reviewers Source Type: research
More News: American Health | Brazil Health | Computers | Conferences | Germany Health | Health Management | Italy Health | Lessons | Politics | Sweden Health | Trump | UK Health | USA Health