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Why young people? And Why now?

Backbencher October 5, 2013 0

There are better alternatives to the Conservatives’ JSA proposals Job-Seekers’ Allowance is the ultimate scapegoat for most people, among not only the right of the political spectrum, but commonly among the centre and even

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Ed Miliband: A Leader at Last?

Ed Miliband: A Leader at Last?

Backbencher September 27, 2013 0

Perhaps there was much to applaud in Ed Miliband’s Labour Party Conference speech after all Like many, I prepared to watch Ed Miliband’s speech to the Party Conference with half-hearted enthusiasm and low expectations.

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Don’t Blame UK Primark Shoppers

Michael St George May 7, 2013 2

Primark customers did not ’cause’ the collapse of a Dhaka clothing factory. Predictably enough, it took barely 24 hours from the time of the tragic collapse of a factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh, which produced

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