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Deconstructing The So Called Jobs Miracle And Why It Has Nothing To Do With Iain Duncan Smith

Repeatedly over the last few months the Tories have cheered that there are more people working than ever before as if this was some kind of fucking miracle.  874 more words

Welfare Reform

Zero-hours contracts have nothing to do with flexibility and everything to do with dodging tax

Reposted from the Spectator

London, United Kingdom. 3rd August 2013 — People hold placards in Oxford St London protest against use of zero-hours contracts for more than 85 percent of Sports Direct workforce. 848 more words

David Cameron

PLEASE HUG THEM (A Song for Those Who Are Hurting)

Tears are welling up inside
I see so much around me
Turmoil, sadness, unbelief
Too much for this heart to see

Children crying, some dying… 296 more words

Christianity

Why Are Southern Journos Rumbling Around Horden Looking Stunned? #GE2015

Channel Four News has a report about Horden, Co. Durham a former mining village on the North East Coast.  Heres the truth about the area from Amanda… who is actually from that area.  54 more words

More news about water, work, welfare and wage theft: Mid-February round-up

It’s been a few weeks since I did a proper news round-up. While there’s not been that much in the way of big, attention-grabbing stories, there’s still a multitude of local struggles going on up and down the country, so I’d like to try and highlight a few of those. 963 more words

Protests