BEIJING (Reuters) – Nobel Peace Prize-winning activist Liu Xiaobo’s liver cancer can not be treated with surgery, chemotherapy or radiotherapy, Liu’s wife said, as questions increased among his supporters over his treatment by the Chinese authorities.
The finding really is that the rise in wages per hour leads to a reduction in total incomes for these very low wage workers that the policy is aimed at helping. It’s probably not a good policy then. Note that this is about a rise to $13, the planned $15 an hour is going to be worse.
The leader of the House of Commons accuses broadcasters of not being patriotic – yet the Tories have betrayed the nation through cuts to our most valued services and institutions
Patriotic? Who? Not the Tory Brexiteers who have brought this country so alarmingly low. While EU politics are rebooted with new Franco-German confidence, our government is only saved by the Democratic Unionist party. Ignominy doesn’t get much more mortifying than that.
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