Living modest lives is the only sustainable future, so why attack them?

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,507 Saturday 30 July 2016. Dear Mrs May, In the relentless campaign against the lives of ordinary people, welfare reforms, loss of legal aid, punitive benefit sanctions and cuts, loss of employment rights, the privatisation of our NHS, housing insecurity/no more lifelong tenancies, and so on, people […]

Tory manifesto – blames the poor for poverty

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,061 Friday 17 April 2015. Dear Mr Cameron, On the day after you launched your election manifesto you were reported as saying, you care about the “poorest and most vulnerable” and “This makes me more angry than almost anything else. We’ve taken three million of the lowest […]