29 December 2017
Christmas has been bitterly hard for people on the new Universal Credit (UC) regime. It means delays in payments, yet more brutal sanctions, and spiralling rent arrears for many.
22 December 2017
Civil service workers at a Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) benefit centre in Plymouth ended their second day of a 48-hour strike on Friday.
12 December 2017
Tory benefit reforms mean thousands of people face a Christmas of uncertainty and the threat of eviction. Mary, a young lone parent in London, is one of them.
05 December 2017
Tory rule has increased the number of children, pensioners and workers who live in poverty—reversing a long-term decline.
28 November 2017
Also: lobby of Scottish parliament, nuclear strike and Universal Credit protest
27 November 2017
A change to benefit rules slashing funding for women’s refuges will put women and children at risk.
26 November 2017
There is growing anger about the effects of Universal Credit (UC). So what’s to be done?