Challenging Inequality On The World Day Of Social Justice

‘The gap between the poorest and the wealthiest around the world is wide and growing. This situation is not only between countries but within them, including many of the most prosperous. The World Day of Social Justice is observed to highlight the power of global solidarity to advance opportunity for all‘, so says UN Secretary-General … More Challenging Inequality On The World Day Of Social Justice

Life On The Periphery: The Sewer Dwellers Of Columbia

I cannot even begin to imagine what daily life is like for those desperate people who find themselves with no option but to live in the sewers. The dangers are obvious – serious illness, drowning, being nibbled at by rats – and then there are the local ‘death squads’ who make it there business to … More Life On The Periphery: The Sewer Dwellers Of Columbia

UTV News – Cuts will force child poverty levels to increase again, says thinktank

The Institute for Fiscal Studies says that 300,000 children will be pushed below the poverty line due to reduced state benefits and tax credits. So much for the governments promise that they would protect the most vulnerable in society!   UTV have reproduced the Guardian article here: UTV News – Cuts will force child poverty … More UTV News – Cuts will force child poverty levels to increase again, says thinktank