Sam Bradley

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Social Enterprises: Businesses Built on Ethics

(0) Comments | Posted 16 February 2013 | (09:13)

When it comes to the business world, the media is usually chock-full of narratives about corporate malpractice, the bonuses of high-level bankers and tax-avoiding coffee outlets. Less common are the stories that occur in just about every town and high street in the country - the stories about businesses that...

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Is the Welfare State the Sixth Evil?

(2) Comments | Posted 12 December 2012 | (22:46)

First published in the International Business Times 5/12/12, here

It's 70 years since the publication of the Beveridge Report, a landmark document that is credited with the birth of Britain's welfare state. Despite the significance of the report, this is an anniversary that the government and most media...

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The NUS Can't Go on Like This

(4) Comments | Posted 25 November 2012 | (23:00)

This week, 10,000 students from across the UK returned to the streets of London to demonstrate against higher education cuts and the government's tuition fee rises. If you're feeling a strong sense of déjà vu, you're not alone.

Wednesday's demonstration, despite not garnering much coverage in the mainstream press beyond...

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Election Night at the Student Union

(0) Comments | Posted 7 November 2012 | (18:23)

US presidential elections are the blockbuster events of democracy; to anyone with at least a passing interest in modern politics they are the highest level of the sport. The hyperbole, the round-the-clock coverage, and the intense hype all make the presidential race the cup final of the political world.


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