Labour declares war on 'modern scourge' of poverty stalking Britain

LABOUR is vowing to wage war on the “10 modern scourges of poverty” and reverse the damage caused by a decade of Tory austerity.

The party has published a new report highlighting 10 ways the Tories have failed to tackle poverty and entrenched hardship in society.

Wage stagnation under the Conservatives has cost the average worker about £6,300 in losses, according to Labour’s report Poverty Britain.

Foodbanks have given out 65 million meals in the last five years, the...
source: Morning Star Online

2019-11-20 00:41
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