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Today’s Britain: where the poor are forced to steal or beg from food banks

Reposted from The Guardian – Comment is free Illustration by Matt Kenyon What would you do to keep your baby from starving? Perhaps the same as Lucy Hill. At the start of October, the 35-year-old mother from Kidderminster was broke. … Continue reading

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Coalition to unveil radical plans to cut child poverty

Anyone would think there’s a General election coming…. I say it’s too little too late   Sources close to Iain Duncan Smith say he has been pushing for some time for measures to help the worst-off. Photograph: Dave Thompson/PA Radical … Continue reading

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