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Ed Miliband goes into this week’s Labour Party Conference with another ‘big’ announcement. He is pledging to raise the minimum wage to £8 an hour. 232 more words
Business as usual... no real change. And what, if anything, does Ed have to say about raising benefits in line with inflation ?
LATEST FOODBANK FIGURES TOP 900,000: LIFE HAS GOT WORSE NOT BETTER FOR POOREST IN 2013/14, AND THIS IS JUST THE TIP OF THE ICEBERG.
Reposted from the Trussell Trust
- 913,138 people received three days’ emergency food from Trussell Trust foodbanks in 2013-14 compared to346,992 in 2012-13
- Figures are ‘tip of the iceberg’ of UK food poverty says Trussell Trust Chairman… 1,487 more words
There are have been few things more joyful recently than watching the British establishment runnung scared as the Scottish referendum draws closer. When toffs are this panicked you know you’re onto a winner. 561 more words