Daily Archives: 24/10/2017

Figures reveal toll of asbestos in schools......

From teaching assistants to teachers to pupils, asbestos in schools is a killer and cuts to school funding can only make the situation worse.  Click here to read more.

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Extra public sector cash fails to solve underlying problems......

Extra cash thrown at public services amounts to nothing more than “sticking plaster” after years of devastating Tory austerity, experts reported.  Click here to read more.

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Top 10% 900 times richer than poorest 10%......

THE top 10 per cent of households are nearly 900 times wealthier than the poorest — and younger people will face even greater levels of inequality, according to a new report published today by the IPPR think tank.  Click here to read more.

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Quarter of workers permanently stuck in low paid jobs......

A QUARTER of low-paid workers are “permanently stuck” on lousy wages, according to a new study published recently.  Click here to read more.

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CSC: Cuba reports on blockade damages in advance of UN vote......

Cuba has published a report outlining the extensive damages caused by the US blockade during the last year in advance of the annual United Nations General Assembly vote on 1 November.

Education, health, sports, culture, industrial development, tourism, food and information and communications technology continue to be some of the sectors most affected by the aggressive US policy which has cost the island $US1.3 trillion since it was imposed 55 years ago. Continue reading

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PSC: March for Palestine on November 4th at 12-4pm......

National March and Rally – Justice Now: Make it right for Palestine.   Location: Grosvenor Square, Mayfair, London, W1K 6LF.  

 

Speakers at the rally will include: Continue reading

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