18 September 2019
Inquests into the deaths of three pensioners in East Sussex have uncovered failings linked to a pressure on resources.
08 September 2019
With the Tories reeling, it's time for workers' struggle
03 September 2019
The Tories’ pledges aren’t about helping ordinary people
23 July 2019
Boris Johnson was elected Tory leader on Tuesday, and immediately faced multiple crises.
08 July 2019
Greece’s once-radical left wing party Syriza was booted out of government in elections on Sunday—after four years of enforcing austerity and racism.
18 June 2019
The Tories have conveniently discovered their social conscience as the party leadership election hots up.
04 June 2019
Research out this week is another damning indictment of how austerity measures have cut short the lives of thousands of poor people in Britain
28 May 2019
The government is ruthlessly tough on any suspicion of benefit “fiddling”. But it encourages the incomparably greater tax scams of the powerful.
24 May 2019
Severe hardship is “systematic” in Britain according to a report by the United Nations—and the nasty party is to blame. Nick Clark looks at its findings
09 April 2019
Pressures faced by NHS workers dominated the Unison union’s health conference in Bournemouth this week.
02 April 2019
Some 200,000 more children were pushed into absolute poverty in 2017-18
31 March 2019
A scandal over access to a communal play area has raised wider questions about the ownership of public space under capitalism, writes Alistair Farrow
26 March 2019
Soaring numbers of pregnant women have to use “baby banks” to get essentials for their children, according to a Daily Mirror newspaper investigation.
19 March 2019
Tory Britain is ruining lives. MPs have been forced to launch an inquiry into how the rollout of Universal Credit (UC) has pushed some women to work as prostitutes.
13 March 2019
Workers who manage people’s claims for the hated Universal Credit (UC) benefit began a two-day strike on Monday to win a better service for claimants.
12 March 2019
Amid the stifling narrowness of official politics in Britain, there are some very welcome signs of change this week.
11 March 2019
Shocking new figures have revealed the terrible toll inflicted by the Tory benefit freeze ahead of chancellor Philip Hammond’s spending statement on Wednesday.
05 March 2019
This Dispatches documentary is a gruelling look at a refuge for women fleeing domestic abuse.
28 February 2019
Shocking new figures have revealed that more than a million public sector workers are paid below the voluntary living wage.
19 February 2019
The economic and social policies pushed by the European Union (EU) are often described as a haven from inequality and crisis.