Post Tagged with: "Poverty"

Migration crisis a test for European ideas, politicians, future prospects

September 29, 2015 11:43 am0 comments
Migration crisis a test for European ideas, politicians, future prospects

The leaders of the European Union will discuss the migration crisis during an extraordinary meeting summoned by the European Council President Donald Tusk on Wednesday, September 23. On September 17, he announced the plans to visit the refugee camps in Egypt and Jordan this week before the meeting. The idea […]

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The Welfare State Isn’t Doing Enough for Breadline Britain

September 24, 2013 3:27 pm3 comments
The Welfare State Isn’t Doing Enough for Breadline Britain

In lieu of the vicious cuts to the welfare system, Britain is increasingly watching their working class slide further into poverty. Meanwhile, politicians continue to preach the false dogma of the ‘feckless poor’ and weave a tale of the goodies (strivers) versus the baddies (skivers). As if any social problem […]

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Slum Dogs

August 20, 2013 10:17 pm0 comments
Slum Dogs

As her reputation goes India is beautiful, smelly, noisy and she houses an awful lot of people, a sixth of the worlds population. Within Indias’ huge 1.2billion population coming up to a sixth of them live in the squalor of slums. They line transport links whether outside Mumbais’ International Terminal […]

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