The fall in value of the pound is having a negative impact on property prices.
Labour shouldn't be ashamed of the welfare state - or retreat from defending it.
How can Labour escape George Osborne's traps without losing its soul?
The landscape over the next five years is different. More of us will feel the pain, even though many believe the financial crash is long past and the worst is over.
A coroner has concluded that a depressed man killed himself as a direct result of being ruled “fit to work” by the Department for Work and Pensions.
I was to be evicted for being illegally in accommodation for homeless people. They, Camden Council, would then have to rehouse me, as I had a small child.
The government wants to pretend that disability and ill health don't exist, but it doesn't work.
The government's plan to cut tax credits passes in a House of Commons vote, by 325 to 290.
No sick person responds to their diagnosis by thinking, “I can scam taxpayers for £73 a week!”
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