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Young and poor hit hardest as UK cuts widen inequality, says OECD

Senior analyst says coalition has chosen policies likely to ‘fall on the back of the poor population groups’ The OECD has warned that Britain faces rising levels of inequality by pursuing austerity polices that are widening the gulf between rich and poor. In a … Continue reading

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Benefits cap leads to eviction notices in trial area – Guardian

Social landlords in Haringey say changes to welfare system are forcing them to take legal proceedings to terminate leases Tenants participating in a trial of the government’s controversial benefit cap are being sent eviction letters because the welfare changes mean they “may … Continue reading

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From the BBC: how not to eat healthily for £1 a day

Originally posted on Aethelread the Unread:
The BBC have published an article by one Brian Milligan, which purports to show that it is possible to eat a healthy, varied diet for less than £1 a day. The article is –…

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This cruel welfare system is steadily crushing lives ??? where is the anger?

No one seems to be concerned that hugely profitable private firms are forcing thousands into borderline destitution If you want a sobering flavour of where Britain is heading, set aside banking, the Leveson inquiry, our relationship with Europe an… Continue reading

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