Attitudes to benefits claimants have hardened over the past decade. But why do benefits claimants themselves often agree?
The government is cutting the Widowed Parent’s Allowance for bereaved partners this week – and it is still not providing support for the unmarried.
A tax rise of £35 a year was called "grossly unfair". But some disabled people are set to lose that every week.
The latest X-Men film shows care is a part of life, a huge part, and it shouldn’t reduce your status or wither down your identity to a single label.
In half of England, a family with two children living in a modest home must survive on £8 each a day.
Why tech firms that use smartphone apps to match independent workers with tasks are facing a backlash
The Chancellor offered nothing new to help ease the Tory squeeze on benefits.
Everything we know so far about the Chancellor’s plans for the benefits system.
Each year 17,000 domestic workers accompany wealthy families to the UK – helped by a special visa regime that campaigners call a “recipe for slavery”.
The increasing desperation here will turn into a boon for smugglers.
I was called “heartless” for urging police to refer beggars to support services. But funding drug habits to salve a liberal conscience is the truly cruel approach.
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