Britain: No to slave labour ‘workfare’ schemes!

Video of Paul Callanan, Youth Fight For Jobs campaign on national UK news programme

On 24 February, Newsnight, a popular BBC news programme featured the Youth Fight For Jobs campaign, in opposition to the draconian ‘workfare’ schemes pushed by the British Condem coalition, which aim to force unemployed youth to work for free in ‘work placements’ for some of Britain’s biggest profit-hungry multinationals. See below a video extract of the programme, which features Socialist Party (CWI in England & Wales) member, Paul Callanan, debating with a Conservative MP and other guests.

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March 2012