James Caan Hired Unpaid Intern

20130607-085115.jpg Clegg’s new social mobility guru appointment went well then. As if being rumbled for giving his daughter two jobs then telling everyone else not to wasn’t enough, the Graduate Fog blog reveals he has also advertised for unpaid interns. In 2010 Caan was looking to hire an intern for three months to work in his “direct office” at the James Caan Foundation. James’ daughter insists he has done nothing wrong as under charity rules interns can work without a salary – which is nonsense legally. The 1,000 word job description makes it clear that it is a real job in ever sense of the word. Given he is worth some £70 million, not really very socially mobile is it…

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Dominic Raab wrote in his letter of resignation…

“This is, at its heart, a matter of public trust,” he told the PM, concluding: “I cannot reconcile the terms of the proposed deal with the promises we made to the country in our manifesto at the last election… I believe that the regulatory regime proposed for Northern Ireland presents a very real threat to the integrity of the United Kingdom. I cannot support an indefinite backstop arrangement, where the EU holds a veto over our ability to exit…”


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