Tag Archives: Young People

Fiscal arguments ‘of the head’ are not always the best way of defending immigration

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Gabriella Jozwiak reports from the Migrant’s Rights Network event last night on young people’s attitude to immigration.

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Apprenticeships must be more than just another vocational option for the non-academic

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The apprenticeship brand has work to do to adapt its image for a new generation of workers.

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Scrapping housing benefit for under 25s will only feed youth homelessness

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It is unlikely that scrapping housing benefit for under-25s will mean that claimants will go back to living with parents.

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Half of school leavers don’t go to uni – let’s not forget them

Political debate tends to revolve around school leavers who go onto university, but there has been a lack of focus on the half of young people who don’t.

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For many young people ‘study hard, work hard, go to university, get a job’ isn’t reality

The media and political debate over grade inflation and Michael Gove’s proposed GCSE reforms disguise how difficult it is for young people in today’s struggling economy.

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Politicians Need To Do More To Protect Children and Young People From The Press

A group of young people from Haringey created their own local project Positive Youth News Haringey to tackle the negative representation of youth in the media.

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Young people locked out of property market

Young people are increasingly locked out of the property market due to rising prices.

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How can we get more young people to be more politically active?

If this problem is not solved, we face the danger of loosing an entire generation of voters.

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Cutting housing benefit for young people could cause homelessness

The Tory-led government’s plans to cut housing benefit for young people could cause homelessness.

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On jobs, Wales shows Clegg the way

The Welsh government yesterday outlined plans for 12,000 new jobs for young people over the next three years, reports Left Foot Forward’s Ed Jacobs.

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