Social Justice

12 Black Britons everyone should know about
Social Justice

12 Black Britons everyone should know about

For Black History Month, Patrick Vernon offers 10 Black Britons from history who deserve our attention.

‘People will starve and freeze’ if government U-turns on promise to increase benefits
Cost of living crisis

‘People will starve and freeze’ if government U-turns on promise to increase benefits

Experts are calling the possible U-turn a “shameful moral failure and a disgraceful failure of compassion”

Children as young as 14 are having to get jobs to provide for their families
Cost of living crisis

Children as young as 14 are having to get jobs to provide for their families

As soaring energy bills and inflation leave households struggling to make ends meet, children as young as 14 are having to provide for their families

Labour would bring in free breakfast clubs at every primary school in England
Childcare

Labour would bring in free breakfast clubs at every primary school in England

Child poverty in the UK: the definitions, causes and consequences in the cost of living crisis
Child poverty

Child poverty in the UK: the definitions, causes and consequences in the cost of living crisis

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Anti-poverty organisations demand ‘direct support’ for UK’s poorest households
Social Justice

Anti-poverty organisations demand ‘direct support’ for UK’s poorest households

UK poverty: the facts, effects and solutions in a cost of living crisis
Poverty

UK poverty: the facts, effects and solutions in a cost of living crisis

Liz Truss told cutting corporation tax ‘will not boost the economy in the cost of living crisis’
Cost of living crisis

Liz Truss told cutting corporation tax ‘will not boost the economy in the cost of living crisis’

Disability cost of living payment: How much is it, who gets it and when will it hit bank accounts?
Cost of living crisis

Disability cost of living payment: How much is it, who gets it and when will it hit bank accounts?

How to volunteer at a food bank
Food banks

How to volunteer at a food bank

People can now donate the cost of a marmalade sandwich to a food bank
Queen Elizabeth

People can now donate the cost of a marmalade sandwich to a food bank

Volunteers and businesses set up temporary food banks to cover closures on day of Queen’s funeral
Food banks

Volunteers and businesses set up temporary food banks to cover closures on day of Queen’s funeral

What is a warm bank and why are they needed this winter?
Cost of living crisis

What is a warm bank and why are they needed this winter?

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Free school meals: Everything you need to know
Free school meals

Free school meals: Everything you need to know

How much will the Queen’s funeral cost?
Queen Elizabeth

How much will the Queen’s funeral cost?

Teachers are setting up food banks in schools to help families in the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

Teachers are setting up food banks in schools to help families in the cost of living crisis

Food banks fear ‘a tragedy’ as weekend football cancelled following Queen’s death
Food banks

Food banks fear ‘a tragedy’ as weekend football cancelled following Queen’s death

Food from cancelled Mercury Prize will feed homeless people after nominee Self Esteem steps in
Mercury Music Prize

Food from cancelled Mercury Prize will feed homeless people after nominee Self Esteem steps in

Street Soccer Nations Cup: The football tournament that changes lives
FOOTBALL

Street Soccer Nations Cup: The football tournament that changes lives

New work and pensions secretary Chloe Smith has consistently voted to cut benefits
Cost of living crisis

New work and pensions secretary Chloe Smith has consistently voted to cut benefits

Diary of a food bank manager: ‘Now more regularly we hear about whole days without food’
Food banks

Diary of a food bank manager: ‘Now more regularly we hear about whole days without food’

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Youth charity to give young people cash to help with the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

Youth charity to give young people cash to help with the cost of living crisis

Having your energy bills paid is now a prize on a TV competition
Cost of living crisis

Having your energy bills paid is now a prize on a TV competition

What should Liz Truss do in her first 100 days to address the cost of living crisis?
Cost of living crisis

What should Liz Truss do in her first 100 days to address the cost of living crisis?

What should Liz Truss do in her first 100 days to make levelling up happen?
Levelling up

What should Liz Truss do in her first 100 days to make levelling up happen?

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