Inequality

What you need to know about UK inequality
Social Justice

What you need to know about UK inequality

The gap between rich and poor in the UK is among the worst in Europe. The Big Issue outlines the facts and figures of UK inequality

Grenfell: ‘We need to be the voices of those whose voices have been taken from us’
grenfell

Grenfell: ‘We need to be the voices of those whose voices have been taken from us’

That night in June 2017 changed thousands of lives. One was Tayshan Hayden-Smith, who grew up across the road from Grenfell Tower

Platinum Jubilee: How life has changed since 1952
Platinum Jubilee

Platinum Jubilee: How life has changed since 1952

A lot has changed since 1952, and not everyone thinks it’s for the better. But what does the data say?

How the Office for National Statistics is changing to make data more inclusive
Ian Diamond

How the Office for National Statistics is changing to make data more inclusive

10 things you should know about the government’s new race equality strategy
Race equality

10 things you should know about the government’s new race equality strategy

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‘Some children haven’t learnt to crawl’: New report reveals impact of pandemic on society
Covid-19

‘Some children haven’t learnt to crawl’: New report reveals impact of pandemic on society

MPs want large companies to report their ethnicity pay gap figures
Ethnicity pay gap

MPs want large companies to report their ethnicity pay gap figures

Levelling up: Government ‘recycling old policies’ to distract from Partygate, says Labour
Levelling Up

Levelling up: Government ‘recycling old policies’ to distract from Partygate, says Labour

MPs vote through ‘deeply depressing’ voter ID laws
Elections

MPs vote through ‘deeply depressing’ voter ID laws

Influencer Molly Mae slammed for ‘Thatcherite’ comments on poverty and privilege
Inequality

Influencer Molly Mae slammed for ‘Thatcherite’ comments on poverty and privilege

Disabled workers paid £3,458 less per year than non-disabled colleagues, research finds
Employment

Disabled workers paid £3,458 less per year than non-disabled colleagues, research finds

Health inequalities: How does your area of England compare to others?
Social Justice

Health inequalities: How does your area of England compare to others?

Death of the high street: Why can’t Dover afford a Big Issue seller?
News

Death of the high street: Why can’t Dover afford a Big Issue seller?

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Ministers must break link between ‘health and wealth’ to end race inequality
Social Justice

Ministers must break link between ‘health and wealth’ to end race inequality

Tired of MPs giving briefings to the nation? Here’s how you can make your own
Politics

Tired of MPs giving briefings to the nation? Here’s how you can make your own

Covid-19 pandemic has ‘increased the gulf’ of inequality, say most Brits
News

Covid-19 pandemic has ‘increased the gulf’ of inequality, say most Brits

Tax fraud 23 times less likely to be prosecuted than benefits crime
News

Tax fraud 23 times less likely to be prosecuted than benefits crime

G7 leaders need to get serious about tackling rich-poor gap, says charity
News

G7 leaders need to get serious about tackling rich-poor gap, says charity

Inequality gap growing as top 1% of taxpayers are concentrated in London
News

Inequality gap growing as top 1% of taxpayers are concentrated in London

The gap between the rich and the poor has grown thanks to benefits freeze
News

The gap between the rich and the poor has grown thanks to benefits freeze

Life expectancy is decreasing for some of England’s poorest women
News

Life expectancy is decreasing for some of England’s poorest women

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Paul McNamee: Act now for equal pay
Opinion

Paul McNamee: Act now for equal pay

The UK’s top 1% do not feel wealthy
News

The UK’s top 1% do not feel wealthy

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