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Social Policy and The Family

How do social policies affect family life? This post defines social policy and then examines the 1969 Divorce Act, Maternity and Paternity Acts, the Civil Partnership Act and Child Benefit policies. 1,185 more words

Family

Cameron Responds To Question Time Tax Credits Complaint

Original post from Welfare Weekly

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Spokesman says cuts are part of package aimed at increasing wages, after Michelle Dorrell says Tories have lost her vote. 914 more words

Government

Rant 2

So after my rant earlier, I got thinking about the rich poor divide and the whole don’t have children till you can afford them, and suddenly I thought well for some people that is just not going to happen. 158 more words

Mycrazylife

Netflix Is Giving Their Employees 'Unlimited' Maternity/Paternity Leave

U.S. companies are generally behind the times when it comes to giving parents an appropriate amount of time off to raise a newborn. This is especially true when it comes to paternity leave (we’re looking at you… 170 more words

WebCulture

It's called Pork and it's vote buying by the Harper Government...by Chuck Duboff

© Chuck Duboff

The vote buying, which is the Stephen Harper government,, is a slap in the face to all Canadian citizens.

Harper and his gang believe in the Bread and Circuses theme…keep the people well fed and entertained and they won’t pay any attention to what is really happening. 157 more words

Opinion

Beefed up child benefit cheques start arriving as economy wobbles

OTTAWA – All but overlooked in the past week of troubling economic news was federal Finance Minister Joe Oliver’s unexpected nod to government stimulus spending. 867 more words

News

An Unemployed UK Mother Paid For Her Plastic Surgery With Child Benefits

Forty-eight-year-old Andrea Dalzell has spent £20,000, or over $30,700, of child benefits from the government on plastic surgery.

The unemployed mother of four claims that she saved for the surgeries by not drinking and only eating one meal a day. 240 more words

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