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Children of beneficiaries singled out

Children of beneficiaries singled out

Source: The Daily Blog Child Poverty Action Group spokesperson Associate Professor Mike O’Brien says the children of beneficiaries are being singled out for different treatment under the government’s new welfare reforms. A background study by CPAG on benefit sanctions...

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Being a single parent is no picnic

Being a single parent is no picnic

Source: The Guardian No matter how much you love them, if women knew how hard it is to be a single parent on a low income, they might think twice about having children Ariane Sherine: ‘Motherhood is tough, especially...

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Off with their benefits

Off with their benefits

Source: The Hand Mirror I have to admit to falling prey to despair in the face of the latest example of incredible idiocy from those in charge of what is ironically known as “welfare”. This month a blanket regime...

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The problem is violent greed

The problem is violent greed

Source: The Hand Mirror Not for the first time, the genius of Jacky Fleming shows how skewed our world becomes when we focus on the wrong end of power and oppression: Since coming into power, this National government has...

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