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The COVID-19 crisis has revealed how unequal our societies are: As more countries are receiving vaccine doses, “most people in low and middle income countries still must watch and wait,” said the UN chief.
Entrenched inequality in most of Latin America has led to worsening poverty rates and increasing violence and instability.
The hardship of the Covid-19 pandemic has exposed the extreme nature of a policy the prime minister didn’t even appear to know about, “no recourse to public funds”.
No, Boris Johnson and his government don’t care about children’s education. Tories care about the Economy, Money, and their good friends’ businesses and shares. They worry not about the little ones learning Maths and English but about their parents showing up at work every morning.
If the UK wants to be a strong global power, it takes more than a military. It requires soft power.
Your view on poverty depends on whether you see poverty as the result of individual or policy failings. Sometimes the public view of agency-driven poverty masks very real structural causes.
On how Conservative politicians completely fail to grasp the reality of poverty and child poverty in the UK in 2020.