Mind the Gap: Women still face gender pay penalties in the job market

Official figures published by the government earlier this week offered a seemingly rare bit of good news: the pay gap between women and men under 40 working full-time has all but disappeared. Data published by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport showed younger women in full-time work earned roughly the same amount as their […]

Government fiddles while child poverty crisis ignites

Most people would agree that as individuals and as a society we should do all we can to protect children. One of the latest internet videos to go viral showed how hard-wired this instinct is in us. A number of strangers were filmed giving their coats to a young boy sitting alone at a bus […]