By Robert Skidelsky - 28 October 12:54
Defenders of George Osborne’s plans to hack back public spending cite the Geddes Axe of 1921 and the
By Mehdi Hasan - 27 October 03:10
Can ministers or newspapers get their facts straight on benefit fraud, unemployment and the "work-sh
By Samira Shackle - 26 October 11:43
Two polls show that voters think cuts are unfair and will have most impact on the unemployed and dis
By George Eaton - 25 October 10:34
New figures expected to show sharp slowdown in growth.
By George Eaton - 22 October 02:30
How to resolve the unending progressive/regressive debate.
By George Eaton - 21 October 07:00
Osborne caught out on claim that combined tax and benefit changes are “progressive”.
By George Eaton - 21 October 03:37
The Chancellor’s benefit cuts are designed to clear the Labour-voting poor out of London.
By Laurie Penny - 21 October 12:03
The grim truth is that nobody in the Labour Party has any answers.
By Daniel Trilling - 20 October 10:41
A new film shows the kind of community likely to be hurt most by the coalition's cuts.