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All the News You Need to Read Today

Researchers say modern students prefer "work to drugs".
VICE Staff
6.12.18
Yeah, But It's Not As Simple As That

Is It Time to Quit Your Crappy Job?

In this week's episode of 'Yeah, But It's Not as Simple as That' we speak to people who made the jump.
sam wolfson
3.23.17
Job Stealing Robots

We've Already Lost the Battle Against the Machines

Robots are taking our jobs because our lives are already robotic
Sam Kriss
1.9.17
Stuff

The Struggling Canadian Coal Town Desperate to Return to Its Roots

On Cape Breton Island, where the last coal mine closed in 2001 after years of industry decline, an underwater mine near the 500-person village of Donkin is set to bring coal back.
Katie Toth
10.21.16
Stuff

What Would Happen if the Coffee Plant Went Extinct?

Apparently climate change could make this terrible, terrible thing happen. We asked some experts about the anxiety, unemployment, and energy drink addiction it might cause.
Samantha Power
10.2.16
News

Revealed: Jobcentre Workers Could Be Hit By the Same Benefit Sanctions They Impose

"They're coming for us next."
Gary Ryan
7.5.16
Interviews

Happily Unemployed: The People Who Quit Their Jobs to Live on Benefits

Young executives talk about why they left their jobs to live on benefits.
Souen Léger
4.4.16
Stuff

We Joined Britain's Last Deep Pit Coal Miners for Their Final Shift

"Everybody knows we've got to decarbonise and go green, we know that. But we're not ready for it."
Ryan Fletcher
12.21.15
Stuff

Do Young People Need Trade Unions?

Many young people don't even know what trade unions are, but that doesn't mean they don't need them.
Gabriel Bristow
11.18.15
Stuff

What's the Future of Your Job?

Are traditional working class jobs destined to become museum exhibits?
Kit Caless
11.12.15
News

How Britain's Young Muslims Deal with the Right-Wing Media Portrayal of Islam

Last week, a report revealed that if you're Muslim, you're far more likely to be unemployed than the average Brit. We spoke to some young Muslims about the stories that lead to this kind of marginalisation.
Robert Stevens
10.13.15
News

Are the Tories Actually Looking Out for Britain's Workers?

That's what they've been claiming at their conference, so we had a chat with some party members and local workers to help us decide if the party's supposed stance is really just a crock of shit.
Simon Childs
10.7.15
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