2017: Richest 1 percent bagged 82 percent of wealth – poorest half of humanity got nothing

By Oxfam International: Eighty two percent of the wealth generated...

26th January 2018 / Global

Tories Accused Of Benefit Fraud ‘Witch Hunt’ As 87% Of Public Tip-Offs Lack Any Real Evidence

By Steven Preece: The Conservative government has been accused of...

19th January 2018 / United Kingdom

UK: The JRF 2017 Poverty Report

The following facts and figures come from the latest Joseph...

10th January 2018 / United Kingdom

Tory Gov’t Quietly Axes Mortgage Protection Scheme That’s Been Around Since 1948

Welfare Weekly has just reported that: "Thousands of hard-up older...

13th December 2017 / United Kingdom

Exposé of Amazon’s Super-Exploitation of Workforce

An undercover investigation by the Sunday Mirror newspaper has exposed brutal working conditions...

6th December 2017 / United Kingdom

Postcards from the Economic Edge – Postcard 6

Who Pays in a Financialised World? Worst week yet. Hours...

22nd November 2017 / Contributor News

Turning The Tide On Inequality

Inequality is the root cause of many of society’s ills,...

13th November 2017 / ThinkPublica

Postcards from the Economic Edge – Postcard 5

  Minimum Wage is a Good Thing We are all...

13th November 2017 / Contributor News

Postcards From The Economic Edge – Postcard One

"Wages are lower now in real terms than they were...

24th October 2017 / Contributor News

Millions of the UK’s poorest families driven into deeper poverty

By Dennis Moore - wsws.org:  Two million of the poorest...

21st September 2017 / United Kingdom