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UN report: Poverty is at crisis point in the UK – and it’s political — Left Foot Forward

In November last year, UN Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty Philip Alston on his visit to the UK described the rising child poverty in these words: “not just a disgrace, but a social calamity and an economic disaster, all rolled into one”. Alston’s full report from that visit, out today, echoes the findings of many…

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