Blogs

May 3, 2017

Ekklesia and the Centre for Welfare Reform have created a joint #Vote4CommonGood project in preparation for the UK General Election on 8 June 2017.

May 3, 2017

As in previous years (2005, 2010 and 2015) Ekklesia will not be registering with the Electoral Commission as a lobbyist.

May 1, 2017

In the UK today, hard work is no guarantee against poverty. People in some of the most vital and demanding jobs have the lowest incomes - and they may be about to get lower. 

April 22, 2017

When the Labour Party proposed a tax rise for the rich, Shadow Cha

April 21, 2017

Many commentators have already called the 2017 General Election. But it may not be as simple as it looks on the surface.

April 19, 2017

You may be in pain because of a delayed operation. You may be unable to get social care for a frail parent. You may be worrying that your child’s school is about to lose teachers.

April 15, 2017

George Orwell said, “During a time of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act”.

April 12, 2017

When will the government take responsibility for its own role in actually creating poverty?

April 1, 2017

Imagine if a friend had a stroke, heart attack or disabling accident this weekend. Imagine they became unable to work for an indefinite period, perhaps years.

March 25, 2017

With schools facing funding cuts, parents across the country are being asked to make a financial contribution to make up the shortfall.