The Government claims the policies are needed to deter illegal immigration. However, the Opposition believes it has had a negative impact on individuals’ lives, including those with a right to live in the UK.
This is according to a June 2018 House of Lords briefing paper on the ‘Hostile Environment’ policy.
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We’re all ageing. Yet ageism is the most commonly experienced form of prejudice and discrimination.
This is according to a report on old age by the Royal Society on Public Health (RSPH), which argues that ageism harms the public’s health.
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Date: Thursday 28 June 2018
Time: 6pm – 9pm
Location: Malet Suite, Student Central, Malet Street, Bloomsbury, London, WC1E 7HY
This event by Migrants Organise, Liberty, Global Justice Now and partners explores issues around the hostile environment. Find out more.
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The National Living Wage continues to shake up the low-paid labour market
but without radical responses from employers.
This is according to the Resolution Foundation report from May 2018; ‘Low Pay Britain 2018’, which looks at recent progress and trends in the low-pay labour market.
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