Tag Archives: Equality

Childcare is no panacea when it comes to getting women into work

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Policy on childcare continues to promote a conservative view of women’s roles in the home and labour market. It’s time for a new approach.

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Ed Miliband might make you cringe, but if you care about inequality he’s the only option you have

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Rampant and unjustifiable inequality is the biggest issue Britain faces, and he gets it.

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Ed Miliband must talk about the thing he’s passionate about – rampant inequality

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Talk about inequality again, Ed. Get angry about it. You’ll be surprised how many people are with you.

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How can women break the pay glass ceiling?

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What can be done to break the glass ceiling and get more women off the sticky floor?

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It isn’t just child poverty that limits social mobility; inequality does too

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The side of social mobility that no politician will talk about: making rich-but-dim children downwardly mobile.

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Inequality: where Labour really did ‘crash the car’

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It isn’t just wealth that concentrates; opportunity does too.

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Elitism and social discrimination persist, but what is to blame?

We should be clear: schools, universities, and leading firms all have a part to play in the continuation of elitism and social class discrimination

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New ONS figures reveal the startling state of health inequality

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Men living in the most deprived areas of the country will live almost 20 years less than those in the least deprived areas.

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Blair playing down his wealth is a reminder that we need to tackle inequality

Blair was right, Labour does need to move out of its ‘comfort zone’ – the comfort zone of refusing to discuss inequality.

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This government has been a disaster for disabled people

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Under this government, disabled people are twice as likely to live in poverty as non disabled people.

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