Tory MP ‘sorry’ for saying ‘unemployed wasters’ should be sterilized

Tory MP Ben Bradley has been forced to apologize after saying men on benefits should get vasectomies. Britain would “drown in a vast sea of unemployed wasters” if poor families had too many children, he said. Bradley, 28, who was promoted to Tory vice-chairman for youth by Prime Minister Theresa May last week, made the […]

Macron in hot water over labor plan that targets unemployed, not unemployment

French President Emmanuel Macron’s plan to slash benefits for the unemployed in half if they refuse “reasonable” job offers and annul them for two months in case of repeated refusals sparked criticism from both left and right. The newest step on Macron’s pro-business agenda was revealed by satirical weekly Canard Enchaine on Wednesday. The report […]

‘There are no unemployed people in the UK’: Chancellor makes spectacular gaffe on air (VIDEO)

Published time: 19 Nov, 2017 15:19 As the Tory party struggles to put out the fires from multiple public gaffes ahead of this week’s budget, Chancellor Philip Hammond has claimed “there are no unemployed people in the UK.” In a discussion on BBC’s Andrew Marr Show on Sunday, Hammond tried to draw comparisons with the […]

‘All the Men Here Are Either on Drugs or Unemployed’

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio—Heroin robbed Tracey Kemper-Hermann of her husband, and sometimes she misses him most when she’s trying to start her lawnmower. Her husband, Jason, had his own special trick to getting the finicky machine running, and since his death in 2014, the responsibility of cutting the grass has fallen to Kemper-Hermann. She’s accumulated other tasks […]