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Spending cuts a threat to children

06 Aug 2010, By

While the most obvious reactions to the coalition government’s voracious approach to cutting public spending, as much and as quickly as possible, are the significant risk of further economic downturn and the obvious impact on public and private sector employment. The most recent economic data show that growth is now over 1 per cent. This…

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Organising Works

20 Jul 2010, By

The contradiction in cutting public spending and promoting Academy status among all schools, giving them more financial freedoms is not lost among the education sector trade unions. This robbing Peter (and battering him over the head) to pay Paul may have gained some short term interest but will only lead to friction and conflict between…

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