The distinction between the deserving and undeserving reeks of the workhouse.
Attitudes to benefits claimants have hardened over the past decade. But why do benefits claimants themselves often agree?
Ben Barr, co-author of a key research paper, says "the government has misinterpreted the evidence".
In 2012, 61 per cent were concerned about the impact of future cuts. By 2017 this was down to 45 per cent. What happened?
Jeremy Corbyn's new policy programme is attracting good reviews - and comparisons to his predecessor. How similar are they?
For Labour's divided tribes, the question is like the Mirror of Erised: you see what you want in it.
As part of government welfare reforms, 18 to 21-year-olds are losing their automatic entitlement to housing benefit.
Women who leave abusive partners may be hit by child tax credit and ESA cuts, as well as the lack of funding for refuges.
Until 2020, inflation will erode the value of benefits, leaving millions of families feeling the pinch.
ESA is a lifeline for those unable to work. But those claiming it are now treated as if they are healthy job seekers.
The government is limiting child tax credits to two children. But its policies on the "right" number of children don't add up.
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