Poverty is a political choice. It’s time we chose to change

This week the United Nations launched an inquiry into rising levels of poverty and hardship across the UK, exploring the human consequences of austerity cuts that have ravished parts of the country under the Conservative government. Philip Alston, the UN’s special rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights, will spend this week and the next … Continue reading Poverty is a political choice. It’s time we chose to change