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CommonWeal are wrong – Scottish land seizures would be disastrous

CommonWeal are wrong – Scottish land seizures would be disastrous

Peter Sidor March 8, 2018 0

Public authorities would be allowed to seize land under the “Public Land Value Capture” proposal suggested by Scottish think tank Common Weal think tank. In short, public authorities should have the legal means to

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A Libertarian Approach to Student Debt

A Libertarian Approach to Student Debt

Chrissy Benson February 23, 2018 0

Both the Tories and Labour Party have attacked the current higher education funding system for leaving thousands of students in debt that they can never repay. While Corbyn admitted he could not promise to

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Are ‘care pensions’ the way ahead for social care?

Are ‘care pensions’ the way ahead for social care?

James Taylor February 22, 2018 0

An insurer’s policy paper, advising the introduction of a ‘care pension’ is gaining some traction. It aims to help tackle the continuing, worsening crisis the country faces in paying for care services. Treasury officials

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The Carillion Problem

The Carillion Problem

Richard Marshall January 16, 2018 0

This week has seen the fall of the ‘sick old man’ that was Carillion. The UK’s second largest construction firm, which holds hundreds of government contracts and employs tens of thousands of workers has

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Budget 2017: Social Care Forgotten

Budget 2017: Social Care Forgotten

James Taylor November 24, 2017 0

“Over a million of our elderly aren’t receiving the care they need and over £6 billion will have been cut from social care budgets by next March. I hope the honourable member begins to

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The Conservative case for a Universal Basic Income

The Conservative case for a Universal Basic Income

Sam Ancliff November 11, 2017 0

A Universal Basic Income (UBI) is something that has often been talked about among regional authorities and more rarely by national Governments, it is not a new concept by any means but it is

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Paradise not lost: Why tax avoidance is not immoral

Paradise not lost: Why tax avoidance is not immoral

Alex Roberts November 10, 2017 1

The “Paradise Papers” leak several days ago has got a number of celebrities in hot water with regards to certain investments in offshore schemes. Those involved include Lewis Hamilton, Bono, Lord Ashcroft and even

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EMPLOYEE GRIEVANCE PROCEDURE: NEEDS TO BE LEGALLY BINDING?

EMPLOYEE GRIEVANCE PROCEDURE: NEEDS TO BE LEGALLY BINDING?

Johnny Barnes November 2, 2017 0

There has been a huge commotion in parliament over the last few days. Particularly involving certain MPs and their overzealous acts of sexual conduct towards women, some of those working in parliament themselves. This

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What’s it like going to the job centre in modern Britain?

What’s it like going to the job centre in modern Britain?

Sam Ancliff October 19, 2017 0

At the beginning of September, I found myself in need of a job. I was a civil servant on a fixed term contract which ended a couple of months prematurely, this without a doubt

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New UK Online Casinos

New UK Online Casinos

Ryan Thompson September 7, 2017 0

  New UK online Casinos still appear on the scene all the time. They certainly have a great deal of competition at this point in time. The United Kingdom helped to start the modern

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