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Emma Bean

Emma Bean is staff writer at LabourList

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Austerity and homelessness this Christmas

Emma Bean

On Christmas day, Euston station will be transformed into a homeless shelter, with 200 rough sleepers served a dinner packed full of festive cheer by rail workers and charity staff. Charity plays a key role in the fight against societal injustice, and to turn a large space that will be unused on that day into…

The Hawthorns Aldridge Care Home West Midlands WS9 8UH

Careful choices

Emma Bean

June’s election result cheered all of us who want to see a Labour government sooner rather than later. But the backlash to May’s dementia tax proposal should cause us all concern since it was primarily a response to cost. May’s plan was of course half-baked, and wasn’t promoted with even a vague degree of confidence….