Debating the Sharing Economy
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Debating the Sharing Economy

—Sociologist Juliet Schor, author of the prescient 1992 bestseller The Overworked American, is one of America’s leading thinkers on how economic issues affect the fabric of people’s everyday lives. Her well-researched report about the success and failings of the sharing economy has been widely discussed in commons circles over the past few weeks. It was… […]

Rapist on the loose after escaping from Gloucestershire prison as cops warn public ‘do not approach’
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Rapist on the loose after escaping from Gloucestershire prison as cops warn public ‘do not approach’

A CONVICTED rapist has escaped from a South Gloucestershire prison. Daniel Thompson, 34, failed to report for roll call at 4.45pm on Friday at Leyhill Prison, about 28 miles south-west of Cheltenham, Avon and Somerset Police said. 2 Daniel Thompson escaped from prison on FridayCredit: Warrington PoliceMOWED DOWN ‘Murdered’ newlywed PC ‘hit by police car… […]

Boris Johnson could lose over half of 20 key marginal seats between Tories and Lib Dems at early election, analysis shows
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Boris Johnson could lose over half of 20 key marginal seats between Tories and Lib Dems at early election, analysis shows

An early general election could result in Boris Johnson losing more than half of 20 key marginals in Conservative and Liberal Democrat battlegrounds, according to a new analysis.  Highlighting the risk of heading to the polls at a snap election for the prime minister, the survey shows the unequivocally anti-Brexit party could swipe seats from… […]