Caroline Mortimer is a freelance journalist, recent graduate and political blogger.
17 April 2013 11:36 AM
Regardless of creating a society of ‘haves’ and ‘have nots’, the prosperity she created was a mirage - I can only see the one million 16-24 year-olds who are unemployed
12 March 2013 12:29 PM
Young people don’t care who brings down youth unemployment, ends unpaid work and takes control of the rental sector - we just want a party that cares enough to try
Victory against Workfare proves a point my generation has known all along - the system is taking advantage of us
12 February 2013 02:49 PM
A day's work for a day's pay is a simple democratic right
08 January 2013 06:00 AM
One in five of NEETs (16 to 25 year olds not in employment, education or training) said they ‘cannot cope with everyday life’
17 December 2012 01:21 PM
'Work experience' and 'workfare' create a moneyless vacuum between education and full time employment that only the rich are able to fill
24 October 2012 04:51 PM
The show humiliates young people looking for work in fictional set-ups - but the reality of the jobs market isn't much different
05 October 2012 06:34 PM
Young voters have been consistently let down by mainstream political parties. Has the Labour leader done enough to win them round?
16 July 2012 10:46 AM
If some of the more hysterical right wing papers are to be believed there is only one type of young person; the angry, feckless yob that graces the front of the tabloids carrying various electronic goods looted from Argos.
- 1 What, let gays get married? We must be bonkers
- 2 Rocky Horror star Tim Curry 'suffers major stroke'
- 3 Exclusive: How MI5 blackmails British Muslims
- 4 EDL marches on Newcastle as attacks on Muslims increase tenfold in the wake of Woolwich machete attack which killed Drummer Lee Rigby
- 5 Farewell, Shameless. Your heirs have work to do
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