We must tackle causes of poverty, not symptoms: educational failure, worklessness, family breakdown, debt, addiction, disability, exposure to crime, poor housing.
Posts Tagged: Centre for Social Justice
Analysis by the Centre for Social Justice shows that their views of the Party are unfavourable, and that their support could be crucial in a hundred marginal seats.
For too long, much of the political and policy debate on this has not been focused on the action needed to drive better outcomes for the most disadvantaged in our society.
Rory Stewart’s pledge to bring security and conditions under control is welcome, but too narrow in scope.
Government should be passionate about self-reliance, but we must also recognise the transformative power of an enabling state.
These opportunities and options should start far earlier in children’s lives, enabling a twin-track of skills training.
Families should not suffer from the upheaval and anxiety of being evicted at two months’ notice, without legitimate grounds.
And: Churchill-mania, Moggmania, and the passion of Rory Stewart. Plus: too many lobbyists.
Through the Centre for Social Justice, she has put her time into actively working on the difficult issues we also face such as homelessness.
Georgie Callé: How I lost nine stone. And the missing element in the obesity debate – the role of mental health.
I was able to lose weight because I finally found a way to overcome the problems that plagued me since childhood.
Each Secretary of State in every department should examine the impact of their department’s policies on families’ lives.
The era of social media and smartphones means there are new pressures on children. Promoting marriage and stability is more important than ever.
Rory Geoghegan: Short-term prison sentences do nothing for prolific offenders. We must get serious about tackling the causes of crime.
Our latest Centre for Social Justice report – Desperate for a Fix – focuses on prolific drug-addicted people and proposes a new Second Chance Programme.
Patrick Spencer and Gerard Lyons: Yes, the British jobs story is a good one – but we can’t count on it carrying on forever
A report published by the Centre for Social Justice today outlines four major traps that could jeopardise Britain’s employment miracle.
Onward, FREER, the revitalised CPS. The Tory MPs involved in all these will have to take some risks if they’re to get off the groumd.