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A. Hussain

The writer holds an bachelors and post-grad degree in Sociology from the University of Leeds. She has an interest in various things from sci-fi and art, to social divisions and political impact. When she finds a bit of spare time, she also enjoys blogging about socio-economic inequalities and her personal experiences or reflections in relation to these

Is essential code for ‘expendable’?

A few weeks before the lockdown, while the Conservative party were in the midst of developing their post-Brexit points-based immigration system , the Home Secretary Priti Patel stated that those earning less than £25,000 annually were in ‘low-skilled’ jobs and therefore not…

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COVID-19: Let’s talk about health inequality

A recent article on the BBC entitled ‘Ethnic Minorities ‘a third’ of COVID-19 Patients’ outlines the racial aspect of health inequalities within the UK. Similar articles have been published in other news outlets, including the Guardian and Al-Jazeera. This article provides a…

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