poverty

Breadline Britain now the reality for many working people

Richard Bilton, reporting for Panorama, describes how, despite persistent claims by mainstream politicians to be 'on the side of hard-working people', the majority of the poor are in work. Whilst the cost of basics like food bills and clothes has risen by 28 per cent over the last six years, average wages have only gone up by 9 per cent. This has put huge pressures on household budgets.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - poverty