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We must ‘tackle poverty to save the NHS and improve the nation’s health’, next government told
Health

We must ‘tackle poverty to save the NHS and improve the nation’s health’, next government told

Without the next government tackling poverty after the upcoming election, ‘we risk these unacceptable levels of hardship becoming baked into our society’
The Lib Dems don’t go far enough – we need free meals for all school children, campaigners say
Stock image of children eating out of lunchboxes to illustrate an article about free school meals
General election 2024

The Lib Dems don’t go far enough – we need free meals for all school children, campaigners say

Labour can protect the NHS from privatisation if they choose to – here’s how
NHS rainbow chalk
General election 2024

Labour can protect the NHS from privatisation if they choose to – here’s how

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Period poverty: Homeless women forced to steal tampons or use old clothes as period products
Homelessness

Period poverty: Homeless women forced to steal tampons or use old clothes as period products

World War 3, climate crisis, benefit cuts… Here’s how to process the news when it feels hopeless
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World War 3, climate crisis, benefit cuts… Here’s how to process the news when it feels hopeless

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Poor pay makes care workers feel like second class citizens – the next government must fix this
social care crisis sees care workers experiencing low pay
Katherine Jenkins

Poor pay makes care workers feel like second class citizens – the next government must fix this

Lib Dems hailed for putting NHS and social care at ‘heart’ of election with ‘welcome’ manifesto
General election 2024

Lib Dems hailed for putting NHS and social care at ‘heart’ of election with ‘welcome’ manifesto

Labour can protect the NHS from privatisation if they choose to – here’s how
NHS rainbow chalk
General election 2024

Labour can protect the NHS from privatisation if they choose to – here’s how

‘The pain was too much’: Black woman says she almost died in childbirth due to ‘racial prejudices’
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‘The pain was too much’: Black woman says she almost died in childbirth due to ‘racial prejudices’

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Dear Sunak and Starmer: Workplace mental health is too serious to be used as a political football
Poppy Jaman

Dear Sunak and Starmer: Workplace mental health is too serious to be used as a political football

Benedict Cumberbatch: ‘History judges us on how we treat those who are most vulnerable’
Benedict Cumberbatch in Netflix series Eric with his monster pal
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Benedict Cumberbatch: ‘History judges us on how we treat those who are most vulnerable’

Abuse survivor tried to take her own life after years-long battle with DWP over disability benefits
Pound coins on a piece of paper with disability living allowancve
Department for Work and Pensions

Abuse survivor tried to take her own life after years-long battle with DWP over disability benefits

From poverty and housing to migrant and LGBTQ+ rights – why 2024 general election has such high stakes
Rishi Sunak after calling the 4 July General Election
General Election 2024

From poverty and housing to migrant and LGBTQ+ rights – why 2024 general election has such high stakes