The idea this ill-judged policy helps people transition from the social security system into paid work has been exposed as a myth.
Despite its booming jobs market, London’s poverty rate is high. What can be done about it?
A magistrate reveals the devastating effect the government’s new criminal courts charge is having on people’s lives, and how it warps justice.
Iain Duncan Smith’s “overhaul” of the benefit system is surrounded by harmful distortions.
The Work and Pensions Secretary is planning to overhaul sickness benefit rules in a bid to get more people working.
Glyn Banks taught English at the HMS Conway school, when Iain Duncan Smith was a 16-year-old student there. He recalls how rightwing the Work and Pensions Secretary was even as a teenager.
The Department for Work & Pensions has been caught making up case studies of claimants explaining and backing its benefit sanctions policy; the government believes it can get away with anything when vulnerable people are at stake.
The personal independence payment benefit is failing the sick and disabled.
Transgender people in Britain are still some of the most marginalised in society, which is why we need trans pride now more than ever.
How George Osborne's two-child benefit limit is making building a family into a class issue.
A video showing a man trying to bag a good, old-fashioned "offline date" by marching up to women in the street to ask them out has gone viral, but it's more disturbing than heartwarming.
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The doomed premiership of Theresa May