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Social care in the community - the fight for independent living

As the Care Bill returns to the Commons next week, the hospital closure clause isn't the only problem with it. The Care Bill will make access to properly funded social care harder rather than easier for many - even as the government tries to strip away other lifelines.

Kate Belgrave
12 December 2013

Trade deals, Brexit and disaster capitalism

If you're tired of Brexit, you ain't seen nothing yet.

Is the UK joining Trumpland? Does this explain Boris Johnson's kamikaze EU negotiating strategy? And could beating this deal begin a challenge to the iniquities of the global economy?

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Nick Dearden Director of Global Justice Now and author of 'Trade Secrets: The Truth about the US Trade Deal and How We Can Stop It'

Caroline Molloy Editor of openDemocracyUK and ourNHS

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