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The privilege of public service demands we tackle child poverty

By Dan Jarvis

How can we achieve our full potential as a country, when one in four children are held back because they live in poverty? 829 more words

Barnsley

Families left with just FIFTY PENCE for rent after merciless Tory cuts

By Steve Topple

Many families have just 50p to pay their rent, thanks to government cuts. The shocking statistics come as rental prices are forecast… 726 more words

Benefits

[Hockey] ノートルダム大の学生ホッケー選手B先生と子どもたち

ノートルダム大のホッケー・チームIrishといえば、PensにもOBが。写真はRustとColeがこの夏に凱旋帰校した時のもの。

Always nice when our guys bring the Stanley Cup with them when they come back! #GoIrish pic.twitter.com/ptfcHlL8G5

— Notre Dame Hockey (@NDHockey) September 10, 2016…

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Hockey

Poverty in America simulation challenges views on public assistance

12.02.14– “On Nov. 13, the Department of Social Work invited the public up to the third floor of the Hulman Memorial Student Union for a simulation of poverty. 38 more words

Service

Santa! Down Here.

The sticky, candy-coated popcorn,
that’s what he bought, when he got luck.

Those little packs of sticky
came with a balloon. Reds, orange,
yellow and blues, hope, 119 more words

Prose

Pause for Christmas – and then make a life-changing commitment for the New Year

By Dan Jarvis MP

This has felt like the longest and most difficult of years. Whilst every year brings its challenges, 2016 has had an extraordinary ability to surprise, confound and disturb. 519 more words

Barnsley