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Is workfare fair?

Today, Boycott Workfare supporters are celebrating a success in their campaign to put a stop to compulsory unpaid work for welfare claimants. Judges at the Court of Appeal unanimously ruled that the regulations underpinning the Coalition’s flagship “workfare” schemes are … Continue reading

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Woke up, fell out of bed …

The revolt against workfare spreads. New Statesman, Saturday 24 February 2012 What began as a revolt against a Tesco job advert which notoriously offered a salary of “JSA + Expenses” has thrown the entire future of the [government’s workfare scheme] … Continue reading

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