This month Ekklesia has chosen to publish Foxes Have Holes: Christian reflections on Britain's housing need as part of its ongoing r
Category - austerity
April 17, 2016
April 4, 2016
In May 2010 the incoming coalition government seized upon a silly, ill-advised note left in the Treasury by the outgoing Chief Secretary Liam Byrne. It said, "I'm afraid there is no money".
March 29, 2016
The BBC are reporting today (29 March 2016) that since 2010, 25 per cent of libraries have closed, including 132 mobile libraries, 207 bu
March 22, 2016
March 16, 2016
The following from Professor John Weeks and Ann Pettifor of Prime Economics was published on 15 March 2016, a day ahead of the UK Budget speech by the Chancellor, in the Guardian newspaper:
February 9, 2016
Back in November, I was startled to discover that the Prime Minister had urged Oxfordshire County Council not to make cuts.
November 24, 2015
Why is the government so determined to protect British people from dying at the hands of terrorists, but completely unconcerned about British people dying as a result of its own policies?
November 13, 2015
A recent news story perfectly encapsulated the ironies and contradictions which arise when people vote for government spending cuts.
November 10, 2015
Yesterday’s Daily Mirror ran an interesting article about a very public
October 21, 2015