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Violinist who criticised concert in newspaper not directly discriminated against because of "humanist" beliefs

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    Streatfeild v London Philharmonic Orchestra Ltd ET/2390772/2011 (0 other reports)

Streatfeild v London Philharmonic Orchestra Ltd ET/2390772/2011

religion or belief discrimination | philosophical belief | humanism | political protest

An employment judge has struck out as having "no reasonable prospect of success" the claim of direct religion or belief discrimination brought by a violinist whose name was on a letter published in the Independent newspaper protesting against an invitation to the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra to perform at the 2011 Proms.