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Study: Minorities lean to low-paying majors

Black and Hispanic students disproportionately earn more bachelors degrees in low-paying majors, putting them at higher risk for financial instability after graduation, according to a new study from Young Invincibles, an advocacy group. 127 more words


National Minimum Wage should increase to a Living Wage for all

Unite blasts inadequacy of today’s minimum wage increase as well as Tory ‘sham’ Living Wage

Employers such as Lidl must treat Northern Ireland workers on basis of equality… 307 more words

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Lidl must adopt Fair Play, Fair Pay policy for NI workers

Unite challenges Lidl statement that they pay all workers Northern Ireland a living wage of £7.85

September 23rd: Unite Regional Officer, Susan Fitzgerald, challenged Lidl on its policy of paying Northern Ireland workers less than the £8.20 an hour it has promised workers in England, Scotland and Wales: 268 more words

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The manipulative strategy of social exclusion followed by social inclusion - on very bad terms.

The effective functioning of classism – which includes sexism, racism, dis-ableism and ageism – depends on this method, which is widespread.

Firstly the group with superior power – higher social class, men versus women, healthy versus disabled, employers – operate an invisible and denied, subtle social apartheid. 541 more words

Social Engineering

'Mad' apprenticeship targets have consigned a generation to low-skill, low-paid duties

Original post from The Independent


Hundreds of thousands of young people are being encouraged into low-skill, low-pay, on-the-job training schemes to meet ministers’ “mad” target of creating three million apprenticeships by 2020, new figures reveal. 947 more words