Tag Archives: Debt

Budget 2015: Is this punishment for Millbank?

This article is an opinion piece written by a member of the Free University of Sheffield; it is not an official statement. This week we mourn our lost futures.  Student maintenance grants are gone.  Housing benefit is gone.  No pay rise for young workers.  No debt relief for students.  Executioner Osborne tells us that economic […]

Grants to Loans: Osborne is using student debt for social control

This article is an opinion piece written by a member of the Free University of Sheffield; it is not an official statement. “Students who acquire large debts putting themselves through school are unlikely to think about changing society. When you trap people in a system of debt they can’t afford the time to think. Tuition […]