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Struggling on low wages? The BBC wants to hear from you

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How Bertrand Russell squared the benefits equation

Fancy getting something for nothing? That’s the stigma-free concept behind the Citizen’s Income, an unconditional payment granted to every individual as a right of citizenship, replacing the complex benefits system. Under the proposal, which is to be discussed at an … Continue reading

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Bishop rejects rhetoric which blames asylum seekers

JONATHAN CLARK, the Bishop of Croydon, in his Easter message, says that we should be trying to help asylum-seekers and those on benefits One of things that really concerns me in our country is that we have started to load … Continue reading

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Help to give ATOS the benefit of your views on their work

ATOS, the company that vets disabled benefit claimants, is in retreat, writes JON BIGGER, as he prepares for further protests in Westminster tomorrow A few weeks ago there were demonstrations outside ATOS offices across the country (including a small but … Continue reading

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