Monthly Archives: February 2014

Outsourcing Blame

So, after years of complaints that Atos was making poorly judged assessments of people’s fitness to work, it now seems they are to be stripped of their role in 2015. It is, of course, entirely fair that Atos be singled-out … Continue reading

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Dying of Laziness

A report by health group ukactive at the end of last month claimed that poor people in deprived areas of the UK “are dying of laziness.” The report had the backing of Lord Coe, who said, “Turning the tide of … Continue reading

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