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  • Media
    Mike Small 20th Nov'17 1
  • Austerity Britain

    On Conditionality

    Here’s a post in Britain in 2017 in which ‘Sanctioned’ claimants are described as, “so hungry and physically emaciated that they were quickly discounted as […]

    Mike Small 31st Oct'17 0
  • Austerity Britain
    Sarah Glynn 12th May'17 4
  • Austerity Britain

    Active Response

    Active Response is a two-year process to stimulate thinking, actions and responses to the post-Brexit future of Scotland. It comes out of the recognition of […]

    13th Mar'17 0
  • Austerity Britain
    Ellenor Hutson 19th Mar'16 20
  • Austerity Britain

    A tale of welfare reform destitution

    I recently spoke to a man, let’s call him John, who, despite serious illness had not received a penny in benefits for over six months. […]

    Ellenor Hutson 14th Jan'16 13
  • Economics
    3rd Jul'15 5
  • Austerity Britain

    Ailsa on Mayday

    Sanctions are the core toll in criminalising the poor, and we need to focus more on how they are being administered by DWP staff…

    4th May'15 5
  • Commentary

    Tax-Dodging is Theft

    UK Gold – Trailer and Soundtrack Think Britain’s a poor country in need of austerity cuts? Think again. The UK Gold is essential viewing. An […]

    25th Feb'15 2
  • Economics

    The Non-Economics of Desperate Dave

    By Dan Gay David Cameron today again repeated the nonsense claim that anything other than swingeing cuts will cause “economic chaos”. In an indication of […]

    12th Jan'15 35
  • Austerity Britain

    Use Your Loaf

    Picture it, if you will. I am standing in a short shop queue waiting my turn to be served, when a man runs past me […]

    Stewart Bremner 31st Jul'14 80
  • Austerity Britain
    Stewart McDonald 12th Mar'14 4
  • Anti-Capitalism

    Tommy Sheridan on the Certainty of No

    Tommy Sheridan on social brutality, inequality, austerity Britain and how independence can reverse that trend … “85 individuals have a collective wealth greater than 3.5 […]

    11th Mar'14 5
  • Collapsononics

    Supple Minds

    ‘The independence referendum is, in a stark way, beginning to reveal the real lines of power and authority inside the UK’ writes the  NEF’s James […]

    James Meadway 14th Feb'14 32
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