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June 1982's Issue

Two-thirds of all people who ever lived to their 60th birthday are alive today. And for the first time in history, enough people are surviving to old age around the world to make up a new generation - the over-sixties. Issue editor Debbie Taylor sorts through the statistics to find out what this means for our future.

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Ideas For Action

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Briefly

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Broken Homes

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The Bus To Gaborone

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The Facts

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It's A Family Affair

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Keynote

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Letters

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pinching

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Paraguay

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Book Reviews

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Update

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Are we really at the end of the road to recovery from the banking crisis? How much has it cost us all so far? Has anything changed? Could there be another crash? And what can be done about it anyway? The scandals and bonuses just keep on coming, from zombie banks to shadow banks. This Big Story looks at where it all came from and why, eight years on from the banking meltdown, so little real change has been achieved. Acting on some quite simple but fundamental home truths about finance would make a big difference.

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