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Life as a debt advisor: Universal credit is the one constant struggle
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Life as a debt advisor: Universal credit is the one constant struggle

The £20 universal credit increase doesn’t fix the system but it has made a noticeable difference. The lifeline must stay, says StepChange’s Jonathan Davies

Where is the new tax revenue going? Maybe Dominic Cummings knows
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Where is the new tax revenue going? Maybe Dominic Cummings knows

Dominic Cummings was the epitome of a by-all-means-necessary administration. The new National Insurance increase has fuelled a conversion.

The UK needs a common policy on refugees, not this shameful shambles
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The UK needs a common policy on refugees, not this shameful shambles

The government’s immigration and asylum policies are out of step with what’s required says Lord Alf Dubs.

The Connor Brothers offer a fresh view of a better Britain
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The Connor Brothers offer a fresh view of a better Britain

‘A library for homeless people can offer more than books, it’s a space to be’
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‘A library for homeless people can offer more than books, it’s a space to be’

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The national insurance hike is a scam — and won’t fix social care
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The national insurance hike is a scam — and won’t fix social care

The Greens’ small step in Scotland could yet have a big say in the UK
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The Greens’ small step in Scotland could yet have a big say in the UK

Interpreting for asylum seekers is about more than translation
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Interpreting for asylum seekers is about more than translation

Don’t be too cynical about Airbnb housing Afghan refugees. Just a bit cynical
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Don’t be too cynical about Airbnb housing Afghan refugees. Just a bit cynical

‘Detention centres destroy people’s mental health’
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‘Detention centres destroy people’s mental health’

How can a person be illegal?
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How can a person be illegal?

We need to welcome refugees, not deter them
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We need to welcome refugees, not deter them

Council tax valuations have been around since Chesney was No. 1
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Council tax valuations have been around since Chesney was No. 1

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Life as a UK asylum seeker: ‘Will I ever really be safe?’
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Life as a UK asylum seeker: ‘Will I ever really be safe?’

How do we reach the anti-vaxxers?
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How do we reach the anti-vaxxers?

Why we need to change the narrative for social housing
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Why we need to change the narrative for social housing

The climate emergency is here: We must make our housing policy greener too
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The climate emergency is here: We must make our housing policy greener too

My mum’s toughness helped me start The Big Issue
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My mum’s toughness helped me start The Big Issue

Those in so-called ‘dead-end jobs’ value their work – so should society
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Those in so-called ‘dead-end jobs’ value their work – so should society

Politicians continue to fail in the face of climate change
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Politicians continue to fail in the face of climate change

Amid competing voices, we need a calm leader in the Covid era
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Amid competing voices, we need a calm leader in the Covid era

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Lockdown lesson: Nature can lead you to a world full of wonder
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Lockdown lesson: Nature can lead you to a world full of wonder

Generation Rent: Tackle rent debt now or homelessness is going to triple
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Generation Rent: Tackle rent debt now or homelessness is going to triple

Prison leavers must not be released into homelessness
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Prison leavers must not be released into homelessness

More than half of young women hit by pandemic jobs instability
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More than half of young women hit by pandemic jobs instability

Climate change denial is now some kind of performative joke
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Climate change denial is now some kind of performative joke

How can we sniff out the real news from the bad news?
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How can we sniff out the real news from the bad news?

Housing developers need to start designing for life
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Housing developers need to start designing for life

Can railways put cities on the right track to prioritise people over profit?
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Can railways put cities on the right track to prioritise people over profit?

We have the numbers. Join us to Stop Mass Homelessness
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We have the numbers. Join us to Stop Mass Homelessness

Let’s stop mass homelessness before it starts
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Let’s stop mass homelessness before it starts

Sick pay isn’t working… and the ‘pingdemic’ proves it
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Sick pay isn’t working… and the ‘pingdemic’ proves it

The Building Safety Bill is clearly unjust if it can’t protect leaseholders
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The Building Safety Bill is clearly unjust if it can’t protect leaseholders