The call follows a raft of recent reports highlighting inequality as a threat to the global economy.
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Many have accused the BBC of ‘bias’ for failing to cover Saturday’s anti-austerity march which took place in Central London. So are they right?
The coalition’s deficit reduction plan has increased the overall tax burden on the poor, says new study.
The coalition needs to “own up to the role it’s playing” in the growth of food banks, a new report says.
The rise of far-right popularism is a sign that the economic policy of austerity in Europe really has failed.
The spending squeeze will be dramatic and tough, requiring a very different governing strategy for Labour.
The economic recovery is due to a “combination of the depth of the hole it found itself in, the moderation in the trend toward deeper and deeper austerity and the effects of possibly bubble-creating government loans”, according to former United States secretary of the treasury Larry Summers.