In the past year, 26 attempts were made from parliament to access the adultery website, Ashley Madison. The information was released to The Press Association in response to a freedom of information request. Click to continue reading Advertisements
Employers could be missing out by not employing homeless people. It’s difficult enough for most jobseekers to find work, but even more so if you don’t have an address. Many employers won’t employ homeless people, especially when each advertised vacancy typically attracts hundreds of applicants for employers to take their pick from. However businesses could… Continue reading Why the homeless have sought after employable qualities.
Are young people in the UK being helped or used? The job prospects for young people in the UK don’t look hopeful. David Cameron is planning to increase the number of apprenticeships. The aim is to create three million apprenticeships by 2020. This may look like a good idea on the surface. However this is… Continue reading Can apprenticeships and boot camps help young people?
Should we be doing more to look out for our neighbours? A 38 year old woman was beaten to death in the early hours on Sunday morning in the Newton Heath area of Manchester. A 48 year old man has been arrested. This tragedy may have been preventable. Click to continue reading
A much watered down version of what was requested. Hundreds of thousands of people signed a petition for Iain Duncan Smith to release the figures of how many people had died after having their benefits stopped. After months of refusal, today some statistics have been published. However these don’t appear to be exactly what the public… Continue reading Trying to make sense of the published ‘death statistics’
But don’t worry because they’ve found a cure I wasn’t even aware racist babies were a thing. I’m more aware now though, thanks to the hard work of scientists at the University of Delaware for outing those pesky babies. So how exactly are they being racist? Well apparently they have shown racial bias towards women… Continue reading Delaware scientists claim babies are racist
Yet another person not helped by workfare Workfare was set up supposedly to give people in the UK on certain benefits some work experience, improve their job prospects and to ultimately lead to full-time paid employment. Unfortunately, it does not seem to be working. Click to continue reading