Blogs

20 Mar 2014

Caritas Social Action Network, an official arm of the Catholic Church in England and Wales, has accused the Chancellor of “failing the poorest” in his Budget.

19 Mar 2014

Migrant workers’ rights in Qatar and the 2022 World Cup will be under discussion at FIFA's Executive Committee meeting in Zurich.

19 Mar 2014

Lower income families continue to shoulder burden of austerity under current UK government policy, says a leading anti-poverty agency.

19 Mar 2014

Chancellor Osborne's welfare cap puts struggling families at risk, says Matthew Reed, Chief Executive of The Children’s Society.

19 Mar 2014

The contested details of the latest proposals from the UK Chancellor are only partly illustrative of the momentous economic challenge that lies behind and beyond the Budget, says Simon Barrow. Right now the entire system based at Westminster is failing adequately to comprehend and address, let alone tackle, the really big issues in which economics is a major factor.