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Extending free child care is a symptom of Osbornes economic failure

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,099

Thursday 28 May 2015.

Dear Mr Cameron,

Back in the day the man as bread winner was written in stone. 390 more words

Youth exploitation by the new Victorians

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,092

Thursday 21 May 2015.

Dear Mr Cameron,

You can call compulsory community work for 30 hours a week for £1.91 per hour many things but what you cannot call it is employment. 269 more words


I chatted with the Asian owner of our corner store the other day, about what she thought of last week’s ABC story on slavery in Australia… 625 more words

Subject Decisions

Today only I and Cheryl were in from our group, and since this was my first meeting Cheryl caught me up with that happened in the last session. 416 more words

Introducing: Fashion Revolution Day

It’s time for the global fashion industry to clean up it’s act.

24 April 2015 is Fashion Revolution Day when people in 68 countries come together to try and challenge global fashion brands to be more transparent about their supply chain. 460 more words


On the Web: Child Slavery: Stories

From Anti-Slavery International: http://www.antislavery.org/includes/documents/cm_docs/2009/s/slavetradevfairtrade.pdf

The problem:

Slavery on cocoa plantations

Young men and boys are trafficked between countries in West Africa and used as forced labour on plantations producing goods for export such as cotton and cocoa. 411 more words

On The Web


Auschwitz 70.

The tragedy of Auschwitz and the memory of its victims lies deep in the hearts of people all over the world. During the process of evacuation and liquidation of the camp the Nazi authorities managed to evacuate approximately 100 thousand prisoners and put them to work as slave laborers for the benefit of the German war economy. 98 more words