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How do we reach the anti-vaxxers?
Opinion

How do we reach the anti-vaxxers?

Why we need to change the narrative for social housing
Opinion

Why we need to change the narrative for social housing

The climate emergency is here: We must make our housing policy greener too
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The climate emergency is here: We must make our housing policy greener too

My mum’s toughness helped me start The Big Issue
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My mum’s toughness helped me start The Big Issue

Those in so-called ‘dead-end jobs’ value their work – so should society
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Those in so-called ‘dead-end jobs’ value their work – so should society

Politicians continue to fail in the face of climate change
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Politicians continue to fail in the face of climate change

Amid competing voices, we need a calm leader in the Covid era
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Amid competing voices, we need a calm leader in the Covid era

The calming secret of Microsoft Flight Simulator
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The calming secret of Microsoft Flight Simulator

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Generation Rent: Tackle rent debt now or homelessness is going to triple
Opinion

Generation Rent: Tackle rent debt now or homelessness is going to triple

Prison leavers must not be released into homelessness
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Prison leavers must not be released into homelessness

More than half of young women hit by pandemic jobs instability
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More than half of young women hit by pandemic jobs instability

Climate change denial is now some kind of performative joke
Opinion

Climate change denial is now some kind of performative joke

How can we sniff out the real news from the bad news?
Opinion

How can we sniff out the real news from the bad news?

Housing developers need to start designing for life
Opinion

Housing developers need to start designing for life

Can railways put cities on the right track to prioritise people over profit?
Opinion

Can railways put cities on the right track to prioritise people over profit?

We have the numbers. Join us to Stop Mass Homelessness
Opinion

We have the numbers. Join us to Stop Mass Homelessness

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Sick pay isn’t working… and the ‘pingdemic’ proves it
Opinion

Sick pay isn’t working… and the ‘pingdemic’ proves it

The Building Safety Bill is clearly unjust if it can’t protect leaseholders
Opinion

The Building Safety Bill is clearly unjust if it can’t protect leaseholders

Two-child limit on benefits puts policy over reality for struggling parents
Opinion

Two-child limit on benefits puts policy over reality for struggling parents

The racist backlash against Rashford, Sancho and Saka was inevitable
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The racist backlash against Rashford, Sancho and Saka was inevitable

Forget false arguments, just offer hope
Opinion

Forget false arguments, just offer hope

I can’t fight the big fights without a fix of beauty
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I can’t fight the big fights without a fix of beauty

Why employers need to give early talent a chance
Opinion

Why employers need to give early talent a chance

Lockdowns have bred selfishness. Now we need the opposite
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Lockdowns have bred selfishness. Now we need the opposite

Young asylum seekers deserve a voice in deciding the UK’s future
Opinion

Young asylum seekers deserve a voice in deciding the UK’s future

Oliver Dowden, be on the level about investment
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Oliver Dowden, be on the level about investment

Why scientists are getting behind the Future Generations Bill
Opinion

Why scientists are getting behind the Future Generations Bill

Barry Gardiner: Why legislation is needed to crack down on fire and rehire
Opinion

Barry Gardiner: Why legislation is needed to crack down on fire and rehire

We need new thinking, shaken not stirred
Opinion

We need new thinking, shaken not stirred

‘Libraries are at the forefront of combatting loneliness and inequality’
Opinion

‘Libraries are at the forefront of combatting loneliness and inequality’

Why Britain’s economy can’t afford to lose the public library
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Why Britain’s economy can’t afford to lose the public library

Gentrification pleases the investor but does nothing for the people
Opinion

Gentrification pleases the investor but does nothing for the people

Why criticism or disapproval shouldn’t be dismissed as ‘cancel culture’
Opinion

Why criticism or disapproval shouldn’t be dismissed as ‘cancel culture’