Author Archives: Jill Rutter

The government’s A-Level mess is starting to hit home

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The loss of AS-Levels is a regressive move that will impact social mobility as well as education.

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Labour’s new immigration policy: more moderate voices needed

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The complex views of the majority on immigration are not always easily represented in opinion polls.

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Tax havens are syphoning money away from our public services

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We need to show our anger about greedy corporates depriving our public services of investment.

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Integration should be the focus of immigration policy, not posturing

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Poverty and job insecurity are more strongly associated with support for UKIP than migration.

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Migration and universities – coalition mismanagement

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Vince Cable skirted over the big immigration issues in his conference speech yesterday.

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Education policy must acknowledge gender differences

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This year’s GCSE results show the biggest difference between boys’ and girls’ performance since 2003.

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Co-operation is needed in Calais, not anti-migrant fences

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The proposed NATO fence in Calais will not stop the flow of illegal immigrants.

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It’s a pity Nick Clegg is ditching his principled approach to immigration

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Nick Clegg appears finally to be dropping his principled stance on immigration in favour of ill-considered rhetoric.

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John Vine’s successor has a hard task ahead of them

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The resignation of the man in charge of immigration and borders is further evidence of problems at the Home Office.

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Immigration policy needs to focus on building cohesive communities

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Instead of dog-whistling, David Cameron should be helping local government manage the impacts of migration.

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