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Article - 13 July 2016
I hope this particular blog on Unequal Britain will form the first of a series of weekly contributions to the debate on inequality in this country.
Article - Published in The Guardian - 09 July 2016
Older women are having to sell their homes, go without essentials and rely on their own elderly parents because of the unfair way changes to the state pension age have been made, according to Labour’s Frank Field.
Article - Published in The Times - 27 June 2016
The new Conservative prime minister will call an immediate general election. Labour must be in a position to win that contest and that requires a new leader.
Article - Published in Prospect - 22 June 2016
We have lost far too many votes to Ukip—and may yet lose more
Article - Published in Daily Mirror - 20 June 2016
As you consider how to use your vote on 23rd June we invite you to forget the scare stories put out by David Cameron and George Osborne and focus on the hard realities of what the European Union has become. With youth unemployment still at staggering levels and no controls on immigration it is clear that Europe isn’t working for workers.?
Article - Published in Church of Enfland Newspaper - 15 June 2016
Our country so desperately needs to raise new, buoyant sources of revenue to invest in the schools, health services, and homes that are required to afford us all a decent standard of living. The Government is failing on all three fronts. But to allow this failure to occur at a time of unrestricted, and thereby unpredictable, levels of immigration is to inflict a double whammy of pain and misery on people at the bottom of the pile.
Article - Published in The Guardian - 14 June 2016
There’s a dangerous gap between Labour supporters and the parliamentary party on this issue. Europe isn’t working for workers any more
Article - Published in Nursery World - 13 June 2016
At a Westminster conference to mark Infant Mental Health Week, the Labour MP highlighted how proposed Life Chances Indicators could include the early years.
Article - Published in Church Times - 03 June 2016
The Prime Minister has failed from the inside to secure any concessions that would limit the number of newcomers to this country. Compassion toward the weakest members of our society, therefore, demands that we vote to leave the EU.
Article - Published in Daily Mirror - 02 June 2016
Labour MP Frank Field, who obtained the figures, said he will be demanding answers from Tory ministers in Parliament.