John Bird

John Bird: We need to cut the cost of being poor
Opinion

John Bird: We need to cut the cost of being poor

John Bird: The lesson of the peasant poet
Opinion

John Bird: The lesson of the peasant poet

John Bird: One hundred years into this new world the challenges remain
Opinion

John Bird: One hundred years into this new world the challenges remain

John Bird: The right medicine today will create a healthier tomorrow
Opinion

John Bird: The right medicine today will create a healthier tomorrow

John Bird: Community PLC can be profitable again. Let’s give it a go
Opinion

John Bird: Community PLC can be profitable again. Let’s give it a go

John Bird: The white heat of technology is yet to burn away health inequality
Opinion

John Bird: The white heat of technology is yet to burn away health inequality

John Bird: Cathedrals remind us of humanity’s feats – rise to the challenge
Opinion

John Bird: Cathedrals remind us of humanity’s feats – rise to the challenge

John Bird: Fear sells, but let’s not lose the facts amid the panic
Opinion

John Bird: Fear sells, but let’s not lose the facts amid the panic

John Bird: Fairer access to affordable credit, that’s our plan
Opinion

John Bird: Fairer access to affordable credit, that’s our plan

John Bird: Keep calm and try to find some common ground
Opinion

John Bird: Keep calm and try to find some common ground

John Bird: Get trade on track and we can all share in the power of us
Opinion

John Bird: Get trade on track and we can all share in the power of us

John Bird: Great ideas come when you’re away with the fairies
Opinion

John Bird: Great ideas come when you’re away with the fairies

John Bird: To save the world, we’ll need to transform trade
Opinion

John Bird: To save the world, we’ll need to transform trade

John Bird: To tackle homelessness we need to start a revolution
Housing

John Bird: To tackle homelessness we need to start a revolution

John Bird: A fiery summer foretells a grim picture of our future
Opinion

John Bird: A fiery summer foretells a grim picture of our future

John Bird: Can I be frank? Probably not – it’s so easy to offend
Opinion

John Bird: Can I be frank? Probably not – it’s so easy to offend

John Bird: Europe found peace after World War II – but can it do it again?
Opinion

John Bird: Europe found peace after World War II – but can it do it again?

John Bird: Make the path to good pay fairer and we’ll destroy poverty
Opinion

John Bird: Make the path to good pay fairer and we’ll destroy poverty

John Bird: This summer it’s time to understand the reasons for Brexit
Politics

John Bird: This summer it’s time to understand the reasons for Brexit

John Bird: The best way to preserve the Welfare State is to reinvent it
Opinion

John Bird: The best way to preserve the Welfare State is to reinvent it

John Bird: It’ll take a Rolls-Royce service to write off poverty
Opinion

John Bird: It’ll take a Rolls-Royce service to write off poverty

John Bird: The Guardians of the Arches battle to save us from an urban abyss
Opinion

John Bird: The Guardians of the Arches battle to save us from an urban abyss

John Bird: For a fairer world we need to shake up the social mix
Opinion

John Bird: For a fairer world we need to shake up the social mix

John Bird: We can’t let poverty undermine the NHS
Opinion

John Bird: We can’t let poverty undermine the NHS

John Bird: Monarchy as a benign money-spinner. What a princely idea
Opinion

John Bird: Monarchy as a benign money-spinner. What a princely idea

John Bird: The time is right for a new-ism
Opinion

John Bird: The time is right for a new-ism

John Bird: Despite their woes, it’s the world that’s in debt to Greece
Opinion

John Bird: Despite their woes, it’s the world that’s in debt to Greece

John Bird: Think of the children, the market certainly does
Opinion

John Bird: Think of the children, the market certainly does

John Bird: Windrushers fed me and housed me. They deserve only our respect
Opinion

John Bird: Windrushers fed me and housed me. They deserve only our respect

John Bird: Wales is at the cutting edge of poverty prevention
Opinion

John Bird: Wales is at the cutting edge of poverty prevention

John Bird: Helping people requires some detective work
Opinion

John Bird: Helping people requires some detective work

John Bird: Data overload, but nothing about how to make opposites attract
Opinion

John Bird: Data overload, but nothing about how to make opposites attract

John Bird: Bookshops are a social necessity that can’t be allowed to die
Opinion

John Bird: Bookshops are a social necessity that can’t be allowed to die

John Bird: World history is the list of things we didn’t mean to happen
Opinion

John Bird: World history is the list of things we didn’t mean to happen

John Bird: When it comes to health, have faith in the alternatives
Opinion

John Bird: When it comes to health, have faith in the alternatives