THE GUARDIAN – JOINT LETTER CALLING FOR BENEFIT REFORM TO HELP COVID-HIT FAMILIES

21 April 2020 | Danny Sriskandarajah | Tags: , , ,

This is a worrying time for everyone, but particularly for less well-off families who have seen their finances hit by the pandemic. Along with 50 anti-poverty campaigners – including Child Poverty Action Group, religious and faith groups – I wrote to the work and pensions secretary urging her to relook at universal credit’s two child … Continue reading “THE GUARDIAN – JOINT LETTER CALLING FOR BENEFIT REFORM TO HELP COVID-HIT FAMILIES”

OPINION – BOND: WHY INTERNATIONALIST VALUES ARE MORE IMPORTANT NOW THAN EVER

30 March 2020 | Danny Sriskandarajah | Tags: , , ,

A key test for governments will be whether they choose a nationalistic path, or work together to respond to this collective crisis. A key question for the future is whether any sense of global solidarity fostered by this common threat can usher in new, lasting forms of joint action worthy of the name. Find out … Continue reading “OPINION – BOND: WHY INTERNATIONALIST VALUES ARE MORE IMPORTANT NOW THAN EVER”