The Tories are trying to discredit food banks because the alternative would be to accept that their policies are creating poverty.
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Don’t believe the coalition hype. The so-called ‘cost of living crisis’ is far from over, writes James Bloodworth.
The chancellor’s record on tax avoidance suggests this is yet another PR exercise, writes James Bloodworth.
It is a significant day for migration policy, with a government announcement on access to benefits for EU nationals and an important legal judgement on asylum support.
The energy package today should be welcomed even if the chancellor is just unwinding his own flawed policy.
Some of the tax cuts being proposed by the Tories and the Lib Dems sound good, but in reality they are highly regressive.