JOHN VEIT-WILSON: Abolishing the causes of poverty will not cost the country more money than it has or can afford, but political will is essential.
Andrew Harrop introduces our blog series on what a future government should do to mend social security and poverty in the decade ahead.
What should a future government do to mend social security and tackle poverty in the decade ahead?
HARTLEPOOL FABIANS: How can towns which have been left behind reconnect with a political system that they feel has ignored them?
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We are seeking responses from all interested parties, including employers, trade unions, academics, think tanks, and public bodies.