Category Archives: Public Services for All

Migrating health workers could damage health systems in developing countries

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We need to think about the impact that our imported NHS has on vulnerable people abroad.

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More irresponsible transport decisions

Public Accounts Committee is not confident that the Department for Transport can handle the rail commitments it has taken on.

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Why it’s dishonest to claim that the NHS isn’t being privatised

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To hold ideological support for the privatisation is one thing, but to pretend it isn’t happening is a far more insidious lie.

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Misleading Ofwat promise won’t stop water prices rising

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Added inflation means that prices will continue to rise for consumers.

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Labour’s policies for improving schools seem conspicuously absent

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Labour needs to set out a clear vision for dealing with the problems described by Ofsted.

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Londoners are still waiting for the cycling revolution they were promised

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In words the mayor committed to increasing both the safety and number of cyclists in the capital. In action he is spending only one per cent of the transport budget on cycling.

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Reversing privatisation would save households £250 a year

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Polls also show the majority of the public would support bringing services under public ownership.

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Fees ARE putting the most disadvantaged young people off university, says new report

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Contrary to previous reports, UCU report finds that increased fees are putting the most disadvantaged young people off university.

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Coalition is doing nothing to help hungry families

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Damning new report finds that food banks are carrying out their work completely without government help

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There must be a permanent end to above inflation fare increases

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Whoever is in power after the General Election urgently needs to adopt a much fairer approach to ticket prices.

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