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Thursday 12th December 2013

Why doesn't work pay?

Why doesn't work pay?
Description
The labour market has shown some signs of recovery in the last year with a fall in unemployment, but getting a job is no guarantee of avoiding poverty and for many people with jobs, work no longer seems to pay.
Date:
Thursday 12th December 2013
Wednesday 4th December 2013

Ukraine and Europe: challenges ahead

Ukraine and Europe: challenges ahead
Description
Following the failure of the Ukrainian government to sign an Association Agreement (AA), a pillar of the European Union's much-vaunted Eastern Partnership with Ukraine at its heart, protestors spilled onto the streets of Kyiv and other Ukrainian cities to demand the rescinding of this decision.
Date:
Wednesday 4th December 2013
Thursday 28th November 2013

Iran: this interim nuclear deal is far bigger than you think

Iran: this interim nuclear deal is far bigger than you think
Description
Over the next six months, Iran has agreed to significantly limit its enrichment of uranium, putting it beyond any possibility of development for military use. It will also suspend work on the Arak heavy-water nuclear reactor and work with the International Atomic Energy Agency on tighter inspections.
Date:
Thursday 28th November 2013
Thursday 21st November 2013

Lifting the veil on anti-Muslim hate crimes against British women

Lifting the veil on anti-Muslim hate crimes against British women
Description
Earlier this year a heavily pregnant white British woman was mowed down outside her own home after asking a man to move a car that was blocking her drive. The reason? She was wearing a niqab.
Date:
Thursday 21st November 2013
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Social Sciences
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