A tax rise of £35 a year was called "grossly unfair". But some disabled people are set to lose that every week.
It may seem blasphemous to neoliberals, but a universal basic wage may be the only choice we have.
As the Trussell Trust reveals that food bank usage is at record levels, one user writes about her experiences.
The scheme, which is now very different from the one originally envisaged, will create a patchwork of provision.
Making childcare affordable is therefore essential in for supporting more single parents back into work and ensuring that it pays to work.
Iain Duncan Smith's list of mistakes is long. But you have to understand it all to get what went wrong, says Alison McGovern.
Iain Duncan Smith’s misuse of the word “reform” characterises this government’s linguistic banditry.
It's not just food that the poorest struggle to afford.
What's needed is a change of policies, not just a fresh face.
“In the space of a month I wasted £7.12 on the phone to them about this unnecessary letter. I had to live on £34 a week for six weeks, and I have two kids. It’s a joke.”
The former Work and Pensions Secretary’s legacy to the welfare system is one of inefficiency, division, and cruelty.
As Brexit looms, the government needs scrutiny. We'll provide it.