Tag Archives: Living Wage

Warning lights on the economy – let’s defend our record or pay the price

Gordon Brown ncrj

By failing to stand up for their past successes, Labour are making it difficult for themselves to claim economic credibility.

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Picturehouse staff are still being paid poverty wages

Cinemaj

Picturehouse’s rising profits contradict their claim that they can’t afford to pay higher wages.

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The success of the living wage campaign benefits us all

Money no copyrightj

Giving more people the living wage will have wider benefits for the economy.

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Moral outrage about the Living Wage isn’t enough: it must be backed by legal muscle

Money ncrj

The fact that we are even talking about the Living Wage is a sign of past failures.

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Boris’ tall tale: the living wage is a Tory idea

Boris ncrj

If Boris is right, why are none of the ten London boroughs which have adopted the London Living Wage run by Conservatives?

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Boris must do more to help workers out of poverty

Moneyj

Paying a living wage is an economic necessity if London is to compete globally.

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The Living Wage – all in this together

Living wage

We need to drop our own stereotypes and get out of our comfort zones to build alliances with others.

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Increase in number of people on low pay

Mineyj

The number of people on low pay has risen by 147,000 to 5.3 million in the last year, according to new research.

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Living wage should be paid to a million more workers, says commission

Money pile-JPEG

A living wage for the lowest-paid staff could lead to increased productivity, reduced staff turnover and improved morale.

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Miliband and the minimum wage: extending the recovery to the low paid

Ed Miliband ncrj

Ensuring that the minimum wage begins to catch up with median earnings will mean the low paid enjoying some of the benefits of the economic recovery that the affluent are seeing.

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