Jobless Benefits

The Hypocrisy of the Labour Party on Welfare Reform

Liam Marshall-Ascough | Posted 29.06.2014 | UK Politics
Liam Marshall-Ascough

The Labour Party and some on the left are the biggest hypocrites when it comes to helping those most in need and raising the living standards of the poorest in our society. I'd like to pose the question of what has the Labour Party done for the people they say the government are letting down?

QUIZ: How Much Do You Know About Benefits?

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 04.01.2013 | UK Politics

A TUC report out on Friday suggests that "widespread ignorance" is to blame for negative public perceptions of the UK welfare system. It also accus...

Labour, 'Benefit Scroungers' and Rightwing Fool's Gold.

Willard Foxton | Posted 03.03.2012 | UK Politics
Willard Foxton

Miliband & Byrne sacrificing the founding principles of their supposed socialist party, attacking their own activists and supporters in order to win a short term poll bounce - which they won't even get. Remind me, why are they in charge again?

Having A Haircut Is Not Jobseeking, Says Think Tank

PA | Posted 29.11.2011 | UK

Slack rules that allow the unemployed to count haircuts as job hunting must be toughened, a leading think tank has said.  Instead p...