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Mental Health Awareness Week

by Luciana Berger MP We are now half-way through Mental Health Awareness Week, and all over the country, in schools, colleges, workplaces and communities, people are talking about their mental health. As ever, Labour Students are at the forefront, campaigning for better resources in higher and further education, and for Read more…

By Josh, ago
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Let’s build a stronger movement

When I start in June as the new Chair of Labour Students we will work together to build a stronger movement. by Joe Dharampal-Hornby Exactly five years since joining the Labour Party, I’m humbled to have been elected as National Chair of Labour Students. I’ve loved my time in our Read more…

By Josh, ago
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Why Decent Housing is a Women’s Issue

It is a truth universally acknowledged that the current student housing market is booming from the exploitation of students. By any standard of measurement extortionate rents on top of hidden costs such as letting agent’s fees and summer payments leave are ripping us off.  Cuts by the Westminster Tories along Read more…

By Josh, ago
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Why Britain needs a REAL Living Wage

It is time for this country to introduce a genuine national living wage. It would raise living standards, clamp down on exploitative employers, write into the law the basic principle that work should pay, and potentially boost Britain’s productivity. One of the great landmark achievements of the last Labour government Read more…

By Josh, ago