Let's stop losing pupils

It was always going to be that in an unequal society such as ours, the devastation of the Covid-19 pandemic would have a far reaching impact, even more so on people living in conditions of poverty and the working class.

The impact on education is one such example. Yesterday we reported that at least 75,000 grade 7 and 12 pupils are projected to drop out of school this year. ..

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