Welfare cuts

Thérèse Coffey criticised for singing ‘Time of My Life’ at karaoke amid universal credit cut
Politics

Thérèse Coffey criticised for singing ‘Time of My Life’ at karaoke amid universal credit cut

Campaigners have criticised the work and pensions secretary after she was seen dancing and singing the Dirty Dancing hit at a Tory conference party on the eve of universal credit cuts.

Rishi Sunak says Brits should be ‘grateful’ for austerity as he all but confirms universal credit cut
Social Justice

Rishi Sunak says Brits should be ‘grateful’ for austerity as he all but confirms universal credit cut

The chancellor called plans to strengthen the UK’s benefit system a “desperately sad vision” during his Tory conference speech.

Families on universal credit going hungry even before £20-per-week cut
Social Justice

Families on universal credit going hungry even before £20-per-week cut

The government is set to cut universal credit but academics have warned its not generous enough as it is, and called for an increase to all income-related benefits.

‘We matter less than others’: Disabled people protest after missing out on Covid support
Social Justice

‘We matter less than others’: Disabled people protest after missing out on Covid support

Universal credit cut: What £20 can get you in a supermarket
Social Justice

Universal credit cut: What £20 can get you in a supermarket

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Paul McNamee: The working majority won’t be silenced
Opinion

Paul McNamee: The working majority won’t be silenced

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