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#Social class

# social-class - Monday 27 May, 2019

Opinion: Why do rich people lie, cheat and steal more than those on low incomes?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: Why do rich people lie, cheat and steal more than those on low incomes?

May 27th 2019, 7:00 AM 92,003 Views 75 Comments

Seven experiments produced similar results leading researchers to conclude that higher social class predicts unethical behaviour, writes Diarmuid Pepper.

# social-class - Monday 17 December, 2018

Opinion: Debunking the myth of the squeezed middle
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: Debunking the myth of the squeezed middle

Dec 17th 2018, 7:00 AM 35,905 Views 63 Comments

High earners pay more tax but they also benefit from the fact workers in the service industry get paid low wages, writes Killian Donoghue.

# social-class - Friday 17 February, 2017

'No one should have to deal with that': Taoiseach slams discrimination shown to north inner city man
# Sheriff St Regeneration
# Sheriff St Regeneration

'No one should have to deal with that': Taoiseach slams discrimination shown to north inner city man

Feb 17th 2017, 6:25 AM 24,238 Views 41 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny was in Dublin’s north inner city to launch the Mulvey report yesterday.

# social-class - Saturday 22 February, 2014

Poll: What social class do you consider yourself?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: What social class do you consider yourself?

Feb 22nd 2014, 9:34 AM 28,725 Views 138 Comments

A new study has found that some people fear “skidding” to a lower social class. But are such traditional class structures still relevant?

# social-class - Friday 2 December, 2011

One in four three-year-olds are overweight, study shows
# Obesity
# Obesity

One in four three-year-olds are overweight, study shows

Dec 2nd 2011, 8:55 AM 1,940 Views 20 Comments

Latest figures showed children from disadvantaged backgrounds were more likely to have weight problems.