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#Standard of Living

# standard-of-living - Friday 2 July, 2021

Harry McCann: The message to my generation is 'you don't matter' - so we prepare to emigrate
# Opinion
# Opinion

Harry McCann: The message to my generation is 'you don't matter' - so we prepare to emigrate

Updated Jul 2nd 2021, 4:16 PM 52,053 Views 158 Comments

The student says young people have been consistently left behind so will be now leaving in their droves.

# standard-of-living - Sunday 6 July, 2014

1 in 5 workers earn less than the 'living wage'
# Standard Of Living
# Standard Of Living

1 in 5 workers earn less than the 'living wage'

Jul 6th 2014, 5:42 PM 20,740 Views 69 Comments

Unite described the wages of workers in hospitality, administrative support and retail sectors as ‘poverty pay’.

# standard-of-living - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Over 50s' income did not fall during the recession - ESRI
# Standard Of Living
# Standard Of Living

Over 50s' income did not fall during the recession - ESRI

Apr 3rd 2014, 10:09 AM 5,689 Views 58 Comments

The think tank say research shows that, although the wealth of over 50s declined, overall income, health and well-being did not.

# standard-of-living - Monday 17 February, 2014

People want Constitution to protect additional human rights
# Standard Of Living
# Standard Of Living

People want Constitution to protect additional human rights

Feb 17th 2014, 8:13 AM 4,690 Views 13 Comments

Seventy one percent of people questioned by Amnesty International believe we should be able to hold the Government to account for human rights failures, including taking it to court.

# standard-of-living - Monday 6 February, 2012

Those on benefits do not have enough for 'basic standard of living'
# Welfare
# Welfare

Those on benefits do not have enough for 'basic standard of living'

Feb 6th 2012, 8:31 AM 5,066 Views 135 Comments

A report being launched today highlights the difficulties of those in receipt of jobseeker’s benefit who do not have enough to meet their physical, psychological, spiritual and social needs.

# standard-of-living - Wednesday 30 November, 2011

# standard-of-living - Sunday 31 July, 2011