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Ben Simmons: Would you quit your job for £13,000 a year?

Campaigner Ben Simmons gives his take on the UK Government's new cap on benefits, which started this week

UNEMPLOYMENT sucks, trust me. I recently changed careers and spent eight months looking for work. 

It was the worst time of my life and I wouldn’t wish it on anyone - except most of my former colleagues and our Tory government. 

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