Tag: Hostile environment

21st April 2019 5

Austerity Is Killing People But You Won’t See Mass Protests

By Alex Tiffin - @RespectIsVital

For a week now, the world has been talking about Extinction Rebellion and its efforts to force governments to act…

1st August 2018 3

Report warns of Domestic Abuse risk posed by Universal Credit but does it go far enough? Plus Male victims get no mention

By Alex Tiffin - @RespectIsVital

A report by Work and Pensions Committee has warned that the way Universal Credit is paid per household means abusers could take control of the entire budget, leaving vulnerable victims and their children dependent on an abusive partner to survive. Whilst it’s as start I don’t think that this report goes far enough.