Entries by Enver Solomon from 12/2011

Cameron's 'Troubled Families' Initiative: A Good Start But No Quick Fixes

| Posted 12.18.2011 | UK Politics

Given the wider economic and social pressures in the current era of austerity the task now is even harder than when Labour tried to tackle the same problem. And at the same time there will be more families falling into crisis who have yet to be identified by government.

Behind the Riots - Young People Blame Poverty in New Children's Society Poll

| Posted 12.19.2011 | UK Politics

Following the publication this month of The Guardian and LSE's research Reading the Riots, there has been a robust response from the government, led by the Home Secretary, Theresa May, insisting that disturbances were primarily a consequence of lawless behaviour.