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Generation Y: losers of the new state pension system

Young people could face a dire financial situation in retirement as the cost of providing pensions is rising. Recent figures published in a governm...

Reassert trade union values, GS tells Youth Conference

Opening the 2016 Youth Conference, national youth chair Ben Abrams reminded delegates that the Mechanics Institute had hosted the meeting at which...

Rising inequality threatens stability

A report published this week by Oxfam reveals that global wealth inequality has grown dramatically over the past five years, and that just 62 indiv...

Nurturing Young Talent

Young people today are facing some of the most challenging times compared to other age-groups. Statistics show they are more likely to be unemploye...

Zero-hour contracts: the stubborn hangover from the recession

The number of zero-hour contracts has increased 500% since the recession, with young workers bearing the brunt. Zero-hour-contracts are those with...

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