Tag: Social Mobility
Social mobility is a cruel lie, experts warn
Is social mobility a myth? All board members of the UK’s Social Mobility Commission resigned in protest at the lack of government support. Now some say social divides are stronger than ever.
Social mobility tsar in hot water over nepotism
Yesterday Dragons’ Den star James Caan launched a government initiative to make employment practices more open and fair. So is it hypocritical of him to employ his own daughters?
Class-obsessed Britain bans Indian caste system
The UK government has announced that the Indian caste system will effectively soon be illegal in Britain. But what of Britain’s own obsession with social class?
Less of a 'Clegg-up' for the better off
Does opening up career opportunities for all young people mean preventing families using their connections?