Tag Archives: young people

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‘Lost wages’


London living wage (LLW) accredited councils have outsourced work to a leisure services provider that is “short changing” up to a 1,000 young people by... Read More
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No escape


Low-wage work has for many people become a sinkhole from which there may be no escaping, new research has shown.   One in five people... Read More
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‘Life lesson’


How do trade unionists first become members? Many will join when they have a problem at work, while others might get involved earlier, if say,... Read More
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Zero-hours contracts up


Zero-hours contracts are again on the rise, according to new figures from the Office of National Statistics (ONS) published yesterday (April 23).   The contracts,... Read More
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‘Burning injustice’


The government’s green paper on transforming children and young people’s mental health provision in England lacks the boldness and scope needed to address the ‘burning... Read More
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Disenfranchised


Every time a group of people is disenfranchised, the arguments justifying it are often the same – that they are too immature to vote, that... Read More