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The following article was written by Reporter Sukran Sahin, and was published in the Barking and Dagenham Post. You can view the original version here:



Two weeks ago I was shocked and outraged at the release of the most recent unemployment figures that show that joblessness has risen to an unprecedented level of 2.67 million- the highest it has been in 17 years. In just three months this figure has gone up by 48,000.