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Will I pay back my student debt? I’ll deal with it!

Will I pay back my student debt? I’ll deal with it!

Alice Stretch July 25, 2017 0

Jeremy Corbyn clarified on the Andrew Marr Show that he “didn’t make a commitment” during the election to write-off tuition fees, despite previously saying he would “deal” with existing student debt. To me, as a

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Student debt, the lie Labour ‘never told’

Student debt, the lie Labour ‘never told’

Ed Creedy July 25, 2017 1

Labour admits it couldn’t wipe students debt away. We’ve recently seen a flurry of denials of Labour’s pre-election promise to eradicate student debt. It was a promise that dominated headlines, and saw young people flock to Corbyn’s

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Degrees are shrinking in value but all anyone talks about is cost

Degrees are shrinking in value but all anyone talks about is cost

Dani Bolt September 28, 2016 0

Students protesting against fee rises in line with inflation should actually be more concerned about the shrinking value of their degrees. Increasing numbers of students are exiting university and entering jobs they could just

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Miliband’s War on Students!

Miliband’s War on Students!

Robert Tyler April 8, 2015 0

Ed Miliband’s policies hurt rather than help students. There’s something that I’ve noticed about the Labour party’s policies during this election: they all seem to hurt rather than help students, which is odd coming

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Does the academic university experience match the £27,000 price tag?

Does the academic university experience match the £27,000 price tag?

Backbencher September 25, 2013 2

Lizzie Roberts asks whether universities are providing value for money. If I had one pound for every time I heard “What am I actually paying £9,000 for?” from fellow University students, I would have

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How to Cheat the System – Playing the Game of Student Finance England

How to Cheat the System – Playing the Game of Student Finance England

Backbencher September 18, 2013 14

Lizzie Roberts exposes serious issues with Higher Education caused by Student Finance England. Student Finance England (SFE) is designed to give all students the opportunity to embark on higher education, with the support of

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It is time for an English Parliament

It is time for an English Parliament

Backbencher July 30, 2013 0

(Photograph by martin_vmorris) Elijah Pryor calls for an English parliament as a means of enhancing democracy. Contrary to what Tony Blair believed, devolution did not strengthen the United Kingdom; it has in fact initiated

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