TweetThe Tory austerity drive – bound up as it is in the barefaced lie that Britain was brought low in 2008 by benefit scroungers and not reckless bankers – was never about fixing the economy. It was about shrinking the state. As such, it was hardly surprising to see Cameron’s Etonian class warriors lining up […]
Category Archives: Social Justice
The Scottish and UK governments are on a collision course over the bedroom tax.
The bedroom tax “is iniquitous and inhumane and may well breach tenants’ human rights”, according to a new report.
Labour has agreed to work with the SNP to look at legal ways of removing the bedroom tax.
Is Indian democracy broken? Carl Packman looks at a new book by Ram Mashru which examines how the Indian establishment is setting back democracy.
Yesterday’s demonstration was a clear statement that students will not be intimidated by the police, writes Tom Harris.
Western countries are effectively giving corrupt people and companies the tools to steal from their citizens.
The persecution of Christians will be debated today in the House of Commons.
The European Union’s austerity measures and the dismantling of collective bargaining in a number of countries is unlawful, according to a professor at the University of Bremen.
Boris is using this position as Mayor to help the elite reshape London – regrettable consequences.