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Government blackmails unemployed into making hopeless job applications

Government blackmails unemployed into making hopeless job applications

Unemployed people are being threatened and blackmailed into making entirely hopeless job applications. Those claiming Job Seekers Allowance (JSA) are now being forced to apply for at least three jobs per week, even if they are barred from working in such positions or do not have the necessary skills. Ex-offenders with serious criminal records but…

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Student Tuition Fees – the truth that nobody wants to face

The debate over student tuition feesĀ  has turned into a political football with most of those involved completely missing the two most important points; someone has to pay and not everyone is suited to a university education. The truth is that the New Labour target of 50% of school leavers going to university was ridiculous,…

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Domestic Abuse Orders – no need for evidence as UK Police State continues to grow

Domestic Abuse Orders – no need for evidence as UK Police State continues to grow

The UK Government wants to give police the power to ban men from their homes for 48 hours if they are suspected of domestic abuse – even if there is insufficient evidence to warrant a charge. During this period, the police will run off to a friendly magistrate and ask for a new Domestic Abuse…

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Age of Austerity? Watch the supermarket profits go up…

Age of Austerity? Watch the supermarket profits go up…

Have you noticed how, whatever the economic climate, the supermarkets always seem to make more and more money? Is it not amazing that by supposedly saving US money – ‘Every little helps’,’Saving you money every day’ – they stillĀ  manage to rake in billions every year? I think we have all become blind to the…

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We’re Back!

Yes, with even MORE sharp-edged and hard-hitting comment and opinion on the things that YOU tell us are important. We’d like to thank you for being patient during our re-design. Although the site looks familiar a number of changes have been made behind the front page; mostly to handle the increased traffic to the site…

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