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‘They took away my future’: Teenager forced to quit college after universal credit cut
Social Justice

‘They took away my future’: Teenager forced to quit college after universal credit cut

The universal credit cut meant Rihanna, 17, could no longer afford the bus to college – so she had to quit her A-levels and find full time work.

Minimum wage UK: How does Britain compare to the rest of the world?
Employment

Minimum wage UK: How does Britain compare to the rest of the world?

It looks likely the government will increase the national minimum wage for a second time in 2021, but who has the highest minimum wage in the world?

Food banks are already running out of food and say it’s going to get worse
Social Justice

Food banks are already running out of food and say it’s going to get worse

Volunteers are facing a crisis due to the perfect storm of Covid, supply issues and the universal credit cut, says the Independent Food Aid Network (IFAN).

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