If we lose our NHS illness will become a mortal terror for the poor once again

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,235 Monday 19 October 2015. Dear Mr Cameron, Research by Credit Suisse reveals that the top 1% of the worlds population now owns over 50% of all household wealth whilst the bottom 50% owns just 1%. The pace of global inequality is such that this situation has […]

Cameron’s ‘One Nation’ divided by social exclusion by the state

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,126 Tuesday 23 June 2015. Dear Mr Cameron, I am fascinated by your ‘One Nation’ mission, not least because it begs the question, which one? According to the annual Credit Suisse global wealth report, ‘Britain is the only country in the G7 group of leading economies where […]

The rise and rise of the barbarous state

A letter a day to number 10. No 986 Monday 26 January 2015. Dear Mr Cameron, A report this week revealed that 62% of people sanctioned have mental health problems. The increasingly routine use and abuse of sanctions is unconscionable and unrestrained state brutality, that they are disproportionately being used against disabled and vulnerable people […]