Following the emergency budget

Following the emergency budget

Ekklesia's reporting, analysis and comment on the 22 June 2010 emergency budget began this morning and will be collated here: http://www.ekklesia.co.uk/Budget2010

We will especially be looking at the issues and concerns behind the headlines - in particular, indicators around social justice, green impact, the rich-poor divide and economic alternatives.

Preliminary scene-setting has been offered by political economist Ann Pettifor (http://www.ekklesia.co.uk/content/digging-ourselves-further-recession) and Ekklesia co-director Simon Barrow (http://www.ekklesia.co.uk/content/looking-beneath-and-beyond-mr-osbourne...).

We have also reported on proposals for tax justice from the churches and CAP, the call for an adjustment micro-levy on global financial transactions, and a groundbreaking new report called zerocarbonbritain2030.

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