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Now it can be told: my experience of allegedly dodgy welfare-to-work company A4e

Schadenfreude It would be dishonest for me to pretend I am not experiencing a touch of schadenfreude at the recent revelations concerning multimillionaire Emma Harrison and her so-called ‘welfare-to-work’ company, A4e.  In 2003 I worked at two of their branches, … Continue reading

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Postal privatisation and eating disorders: the sordid link.

It’s a good exercise for a writer (or, indeed, for anyone) to take two apparently unrelated things and try to find a link between them.  This morning (24 February), listening to Today on Radio 4, I had no difficulty in … Continue reading

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