FILM director Ken Loach is backing a protest in Bradford today against the government’s cuts to housing benefit for young people aged 18 to 21.
Bradford’s HouseTheFuture is a national event and takes place in the city’s Centenary Square.
In his message to the...
Saturday 8th Apr 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
CHARLOTTE HUGHES believes Universal Credit is proving to be another source of hardship and humiliation for the vulnerable
Thursday 30th Mar 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
The lack of support for lone parents is turning life into a constant struggle, writes CHARLOTTE HUGHES
Wednesday 22nd Mar 2017
For women trapped on low incomes, life isn’t getting any easier, writes CHARLOTTE HUGHES
Wednesday 8th Mar 2017
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The treatment that many benefit claimants get meted out is cruel and unnecessary, writes CHARLOTTE HUGHES
Tuesday 15th Nov 2016
by Charlotte Hughes
Tuesday 8th Nov 2016
MPs say crackdown targeted lone parents
Wednesday 19th Oct 2016
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
Five women explain how the government’s unilateral pension changes have shattered their life plans and left them facing poverty and insecurity
Saturday 11th Jun 2016
Charities warn work capability assessments are failing
Thursday 4th Feb 2016
PRIME Minister David Cameron rejected the latest proposals from Brussels yesterday on reforming migrant benefits as “not good enough.”
Senior EU officials are offering an “emergency brake” on social security which would grant governments the power to...
Saturday 30th Jan 2016