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Frances O'Grady's Articles

People in poverty deserve our respect

17 Apr 2015, by in Society & Welfare

Today an independent group of nine women published Our Lives: challenging attitudes to poverty in 2015 – I’m one of them. Our report takes seriously the experiences of people dealing with poverty; we started with the stories told to us by people in poverty and built from that to wider conclusions. We started by respecting…

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TTIP: a bad deal could be worse than no deal at all

26 Nov 2014, by in International

I’ve been giving evidence to Members of Parliament about the EU-US trade deal currently under negotiation: the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, or TTIP. Politicians and business leaders have become increasingly strident recently, concerned that the negotiations might not reach agreement. They say this would be bad for the economy, bad for jobs, and bad…

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