When you look at what the PM is up against, the Brexit trade negotiations might almost seem like light relief. [Read now...]
Boris Johnson claimed in a BBC interview before the election that child poverty was going down. An expert on child poverty looked at the data. [Read now...]
We interviewed more than 200 people about the NHS – They’re angry at politicians, worried about its future.
The Labour Party has to convince voters in the north of England that privatisation is not the solution to NHS woes. [Read now...]
Before we declare the end of austerity, it is important to explore what exactly austerity was – and remind ourselves of the terrible toll it has had on many people’s lives. [Read now...]
There is no evidence that migration has reduced the quality of healthcare in the UK, nor that migration affects the overall level of crime. So, why are politicians blaming EU citizens for the impact of their austerity policies? [Read now...]
Both the Conservatives and Labour are stretching spending rules – but lack vision for the country’s future.
A political economist explains the background to Labour and the Conservatives’ new commitment to spending and borrowing. [Read now...]