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Jack Monroe has helped ensure inflation measures will reflect the real cost of living
cost of living crisis

Jack Monroe has helped ensure inflation measures will reflect the real cost of living

The ONS has announced plans to “transform” how it examines the cost of living after Jack Monroe highlighted the impact on low-income families.

Partygate: We counted all the lockdown parties that could bring down Boris Johnson
Partygate

Partygate: We counted all the lockdown parties that could bring down Boris Johnson

We’ve counted 17 parties (18 if you count the two that merged together) that place on the prime minister’s watch over the pandemic.

Boris Johnson confirms he will resign if he discovers he misled parliament
Partygate

Boris Johnson confirms he will resign if he discovers he misled parliament

The prime minister faced yet another Commons grilling after a bruising week dominated yet again by Partygate.

Middlesex head’s cricket comments show racism is ‘endemic’ in sport, say players
Racism in sport

Middlesex head’s cricket comments show racism is ‘endemic’ in sport, say players

The most embarrassing things Tory MPs have said to defend Boris Johnson
Partygate

The most embarrassing things Tory MPs have said to defend Boris Johnson

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Benefit claimants have designed a system to replace the ‘monstrous’ universal credit
welfare system

Benefit claimants have designed a system to replace the ‘monstrous’ universal credit

Sex workers reveal the shocking things police say when they report violence and harassment
Social Justice

Sex workers reveal the shocking things police say when they report violence and harassment

‘Their voices can’t be ignored any longer’: MPs to debate student’s Climate Education Bill
Climate education

‘Their voices can’t be ignored any longer’: MPs to debate student’s Climate Education Bill

Rent rises mean cost of living crisis will hit social housing tenants even harder
Social housing

Rent rises mean cost of living crisis will hit social housing tenants even harder

Minister quits over Covid fraud ‘failure’ – here’s how that money could be spent
Politics

Minister quits over Covid fraud ‘failure’ – here’s how that money could be spent

Anti-gentrification campaigners see off developers to protect historic market street
Gentrification

Anti-gentrification campaigners see off developers to protect historic market street

Nusrat Ghani Islamophobia scandal ‘could put ethnic minority women off a career in politics’
Politics

Nusrat Ghani Islamophobia scandal ‘could put ethnic minority women off a career in politics’

Will Boris Johnson resign?
Partygate

Will Boris Johnson resign?

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Climate change, police violence, and benefits: The people taking the government to court
Activism

Climate change, police violence, and benefits: The people taking the government to court

Cladding firms could be banned from the UK if they don’t pay to fix building safety crisis
Housing

Cladding firms could be banned from the UK if they don’t pay to fix building safety crisis

Your non-hysterical guide to changes in the Highway Code
Active travel

Your non-hysterical guide to changes in the Highway Code

The climate change solution governments don’t want to talk about
Climate crisis

The climate change solution governments don’t want to talk about

Could telling better stories about climate change save the planet?
Climate Crisis

Could telling better stories about climate change save the planet?

DWP discriminated against disabled people in switch to universal credit, says court
Universal Credit

DWP discriminated against disabled people in switch to universal credit, says court

Poorest will be hit hardest by plans to scrap insulation scheme, warn experts
Energy crisis

Poorest will be hit hardest by plans to scrap insulation scheme, warn experts

The truth about The Great Resignation
Work

The truth about The Great Resignation

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Government has made ‘scant progress’ towards gender equality in Westminster
Gender Equality

Government has made ‘scant progress’ towards gender equality in Westminster

How to get mental health support at work as workloads swell and burnout hits
Employment

How to get mental health support at work as workloads swell and burnout hits

‘The Big Issue got me back on my feet’: Magazine seller turns his life around with new security job
News

‘The Big Issue got me back on my feet’: Magazine seller turns his life around with new security job

‘Just write millions of cheques’: Economists call for cash payments to ease cost of living crisis
cost of living crisis

‘Just write millions of cheques’: Economists call for cash payments to ease cost of living crisis

What is the four-day working week and why are UK campaigners calling for it?
Four day week

What is the four-day working week and why are UK campaigners calling for it?

Government rejects calls to improve climate change education in schools
Climate change

Government rejects calls to improve climate change education in schools

Four-day work week trial sparks interest from ‘hundreds’ of businesses
Four-day work week

Four-day work week trial sparks interest from ‘hundreds’ of businesses

‘He’s thrown vulnerable people under a bus’: Dismay from campaigners as face masks scrapped
Covid restrictions

‘He’s thrown vulnerable people under a bus’: Dismay from campaigners as face masks scrapped

Here’s where to find help as the cost of living soars
cost of living crisis

Here’s where to find help as the cost of living soars

‘Shameful’: Tracey Emin asks for her artwork to be removed from 10 Downing Street
Politics

‘Shameful’: Tracey Emin asks for her artwork to be removed from 10 Downing Street

Why cargo bikes could be the future of green home delivery
Green transport

Why cargo bikes could be the future of green home delivery

Organisers of Sarah Everard vigil take Met Police to court over handling of event
Violence Against Women

Organisers of Sarah Everard vigil take Met Police to court over handling of event